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One of fourteen new comedy masks

Translucent pale blue glass with part of human head in white, green leaves, red hair

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum

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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.4 x 1.8 cm (9/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.857g

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments