Mask



Hilton Price Number
HP15
Object Type
Religious or cult object, Mask
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Nineteenth Dynasty
Material
Wood
Provenance
Egypt, Medinet Gurob
Measurements
Height: 11"
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Mask, from a coffin of the XIXth dynasty, with eyes let into metal sockets; coloured yellow. Upon the head-dress is a scarabæus; nose injured and eyebrows lost. H. 11 in. Medînet Gurob.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.