Ancient Egyptian Death Mask

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Wood, paint and plaster; 15 x 10"

Abstract

Funerary mask likely removed from a sarcophagus within the last century. Comparable masks date from c. 500 BC -
100 AD. There are some cracks in the plaster and paint due to age, most notably near the right eye of the mask.

Date

circa 500 BC

Identifier

5

Files

ms048_5_death_mask.jpg

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Citation

unknown, . “Ancient Egyptian Death Mask.” WCSU Archives, 26 Dec. 2017. Accessed on the Web: 24 Feb. 2018.

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