Cameo, phalera, or inlay plaque with comic mask

Greek
Early Imperial Period
first century C.E.


Accession Number

61.1477

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cameos

Provenance

Probably found in Egypt; from a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt