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    Collection Objects
    Ancient Art
    Date: 
    2nd century A.D.
    Medium: 

    Encaustic on wood

    Accession Number: 
    1939.264
    Culture: 
    Egyptian
    Period: 
    Roman
    Classification: 
    Paintings
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    Ancient Art
    Date: 
    2nd century A.D.
    Medium: 

    Encaustic on wood

    Accession Number: 
    1939.263
    Culture: 
    Egyptian
    Period: 
    Roman Period
    Classification: 
    Paintings
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    Ancient Art
    Artist: St. Louis Painter, active ca. 290–ca. 310
    Date: 
    2nd century A.D.
    Medium: 

    Tempera on wood panel, probably oak. The portrait is shown against a bluish grey background. Set into the cloth wrappings of a mummy, covering the face of the deceased. The unpainted edge would have been covered by the mummy wrappings

    Accession Number: 
    2011.102.1
    Culture: 
    Egyptian
    Period: 
    Roman Period
    Classification: 
    Paintings
    Status: 
    On view