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Ancient Art

Wooden Portrait Mask

2nd century (?)

wood

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)
Gift of Mr and Mrs. Fred Olsen; Acc by GB 11/17/55
1955.51.21
Culture: 
Coptic
Classification: 
Masks
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1955 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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