Archea Ancient Art

Vincent J. Geerling

Polychrome mummy cartonnage mask with gilding

Egypt, Ptolemaic – 2nd to 1st century BC – H. 34 cm

On top of her head a large scarab with sun disk. The face is gilded, the lips are painted red and the wig is painted with Egyptian Blue.
Provenance: Ex Dutch private collection, acquired between 1930-1965 from Hassan Mahmoud, licenced dealer nr. 92 Luxor, Egypt.

Exhibiting at

Galerie Lorelei
Place du Grand Sablon 3 Brussels

Archea Ancient Art

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