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Funerary portrait of a man

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Left half of a mummy portrait portraying a bearded man.

Provenance

By 1971: Mrs. Samuel E. Thorne collection; lent to the MFA by Mrs. Thorne May 26, 1972; given to the MFA by Mrs. Thorne December 11, 1974.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel E. Thorne in memory of Margaret Lewis MacVeah

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, A.D. 150–200

Dimensions

Height x width: 37.5 x 15 cm (14 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.552

Medium or Technique

Paint on wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Masks