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Theater Mask

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Theater Mask. Small mask of dark red-brown clay. Mended. Frowning face, eyes and mouth pierced; four other holes for suspension. Small circular cap over short veil (?); spiral curls at forehead and either side of face.

Credit Line

Bequest from Charles Henry Parker

Roman, 1st–2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: H. 0.11 mm.

Accession Number

08.536

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture