Lot 3655

A polychrome Egyptian wooden mummy mask on a frame, Late Period, 664 - 31 B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots

Description

Face carved from one piece of wood with headgear. The surface is stuccoed and painted polychrome. Black-bordered eyes. Above the forehead only wooden structure. Bumps on the right forehead and nose. Especially in the area of the forehead and right half of the face flaking. Effectively mounted on a modern frame. Height approx. 28 cm. Frame 60 x 50 cm.

Provenance: From a North German private collection.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 712 lots and starts on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3712. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.