Theater Mask

Roman
1st–2nd century A.D.


Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: H. 0.11 mm.

Accession Number

08.536

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Theater Mask. Small mask of dark red-brown clay. Mended. Frowning face, eyes and mouth pierced; four other holes for suspension. Small circular cap over short veil (?); spiral curls at forehead and either side of face.

Credit Line

Bequest from Charles Henry Parker