AN EGYPTIAN POLYCHROME STUCCO MUMMY MASK

With inlaid glass eyes.

Tuna el-Gebel Type (Dr. Klaus Parlasca)

 

Roman Period, late 1st Century AD

23.5x17.5cm(91⁄4x67/8inches)

Ex: Private European collection, by 1980.

 

 

(#eg9399stuc)

 

Exhibited: 

Antiquarium Ltd. with Salon 94; Frieze Masters, London (5-8 October 2017) (2017) 

 

 

Published: 

Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVII (London, 2018) p.17

Antiquarium Ltd.; Women in Ancient Art (New York, 1997) p.22

 

 

 

Comparanda:

Walker, Susan & Morris Bierbrier; Ancient Faces. Mummy Portraits from Roman Egypt (London, 1997) pp.142-143, nos.154, 156

 

Grimm, Günter; Die römischen Mumienmasken aus Ägypten  (Wiesbaden, 1974) p.167, pl.61.3-4

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