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Plaster mask

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 4813 A

Dimensions

Other: 16 x 26.5 cm (6 5/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-64

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Masks

Plaster mask from body mostly complete except for portion of neck, and 18 fragments. Surface is very fragile.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G4813 A . 1925 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition