MULTICOLOURED FAIENCE MUMMY FACEMASK

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MULTICOLOURED FAIENCE MUMMY FACEMASK

Consisting of vertically arranged mummy beads in red for nose and mouth, blue for rim around face, beige for face, and black for eyes and eyebrows.

Ex priv. coll. S.J.v.d.K., Netherlands, acq. Ald Fryslan, Ijlst 2019; before,Textile Museum, Washington, USA
Dim. 12.2 x 13,5 cm. Mounted

Ptolemaic Period, 3rd – 1st cent. BC

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