About this object

Wooden mask from a coffin. Dowel holes for attachment of the wig and beard. The face is damaged across the right cheek.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Third Intermediate Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    Dynasty 21 - Dynasty 25 (1069 BC - 664 BC about)
  • Materials
    Wood
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Major W F Dixon Nuttall
  • Collector
    William Frank Dixon-Nuttall
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Aswan
  • Date collected
    1961 before
  • Measurements
    175 mm x 125 mm x 81 mm
  • Related people
    William Francis Dixon-Nuttall ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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