29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 9,000
AN EGYPTIAN PAINTED STUCCO MUMMY MASK OF A WOMAN
ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Her hair centrally parted and dressed in an elaborate coiled chignon on the top of her head, ringlet falling in front of each ear, wearing beaded hoop earrings, inlaid glass eyes and painted brows, mounted
9½ in. (24 cm.) high
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