Large painted Egyptian wooden mummy mask, Late Period

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Large painted Egyptian wooden mummy mask, Late Period
Stock Number:
y3807
$ 9850.00

Description

A exceptionally large Wooden mummy mask. Belonging to a female due to the yellow pigment on the face, this would have adorned the outer sarcophagus. Though having been feasted on by woodworm still displays wonderful carved features, the eyes with Egyptian Blue pigment used as kohl to highlight the eyes.

Origin:

Late Period, 664 to 525 B.C., Egypt

Dimensions:

Height: 44.5 cm / Width: 34 cm / Height including stand: 55 cm

Condition:

Significant insect depredation, which is now stable. Presented on a wooden display stand.