Mask of an old woman
about 2nd century A.D., A.D. 100–199
Height: 20cm (7 7/8in.)
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Plaster mask of an old woman. It is from a mummy. Some paint remains on the lips, hair, broken ears, eyes and eyebrows. The surface is worn.
Purchased from Federal Insurance Company. Originally offered by Dott. Antonio Agostini. Ex. Von Kppf Collection, see O. Marucchi in L Pollack Joseph V. Kopf. Als Sammler, 1905, #270.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund