Handsome carved mask and front upper sections, originally from a sarcophagus. Painted over gesso, with a deep red-brown and blue headdress and wig. Top of head decorated with a multicolor geometric pattern. A scarce type with very nicely rendered facial features.
Size: 14 inches H. + Custom mount + plexi case. Condition: Age wear to gesso and ravaged by time or else all original.
Provenance: Ex HW acq 1990s, by descent to DB, New Paltz NY.
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