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Cameo, phalera, or inlay plaque with comic mask

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From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961

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Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt

Roman, Early Imperial Period, first century C.E.

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The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Cameos