Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Meidad Suchowolski
Comic theater mask of a slave
Alexandria, Egypt
Hellenistic period, 3rd–2nd century BCE
Terracotta
H: 19.5 cm
Acquired through the Saidye Bronfman Fund for Archaeological Acquisitions, with the help of David Khan, Basel
Accession number: 2001.41.77
 
 


Exhibition:
Many Faces: Masks from Many Times and Many Places, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Beningson Gallery, Ruth Youth Wing, 08/04/2009 - 01/12/2009

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir