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One of fourteen new comedy masks

Rectangular piece of blue glass with half of a human (female?) head in white, red and yellow.

Provenance

By 1977:John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977. (Accession Date: December 1, 1977)

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 3rd to 1st century B.C.

Accession Number

1977.857a

Medium or Technique

Mosaic glass

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The Ancient World

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Furniture