An Egyptian wood mask
Lot 301
An Egyptian wood sarcophagus mask
Sold for £34,850 (US$ 58,576) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian wood sarcophagus mask
Third Intermediate Period, circa 1069-702 B.C.
From an anthropoid coffin, the face with finely carved features, the eyes cut out for inlay, the wig with remains of gesso and painted decoration, the face with traces of red paint for the skin, 10½in (26.6cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    English deceased estate, Bournemouth, formed before 1982.
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