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Portrait mask of a bearded man

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Artist Unknown (Egyptian)

Date

c. 180

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Sculpture | Polychromed teracotta with inlaid obsidian
Size: 11 x 8 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 20.3 x 21.6 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt, Fayoum
Culture: Egyptian, Africa, Egypt
Style: Roman period, 2nd-3rd century
Physical Description: From the Hermopolis Magna at Tuna el-Gebel. Head of a bearded man with base. Terracotta with polychrome, eyes inlaid with obsidian.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 74.5
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009