A modern watch with a plastic strap, showing a design based on precious ancient Egyptian artefacts which were recovered from the lost cities of Thonis-Heracleion and Canopus. The lost cities and their associated artefacts lay under water at the mouth of the Nile for over a thousand years.
Inspired by the BP exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt’s lost worlds.
Comes in a presentation box.
About the design Vanished beneath the waters of the Mediterranean, the lost cities of Thonis-Heracleion and Canopus lay at the mouth of the Nile. Preserved under the sea for over a thousand years, the stunning objects uncovered range from magnificent colossal statues to intricate gold jewellery. This design depicts just a few of such treasures, shown through the water as they were when discovered.