An Egyptian cartonnage mask
Lot 391
An Egyptian cartonnage mummy mask
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,995) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian cartonnage mummy mask
Late Period, circa 664-30 B.C.
Polychrome painted, the round brown face with large eyes, a black string for supporting the now-missing fake beard, part of the tripartite wig with with yellow and orange stripes, 7¼in (18.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Austrian private collection, acquired in 2010.
    Prof. Walter Dostal Collection (d.2012), Vienna, acquired in the 1960s.
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