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Mask

Object Number:48-2-261
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Phrygia
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Human Face
Height: 2.8 cm
Width: 2.2 cm
Depth: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:53 - Collector Number
L-2-171 - Old Loan Number

Description

Applique: human face. patina is dark green with a buff substance in the grooves. Details of the stylized human face are executed in deep gashes. Nose and eyes are triangular; the cheeks and chin are fat. Nose is damaged. Back of mask is hollow.

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