Inv. n°: MMoCA100

Gallo-Roman Theatre Mask of Bearded Hero

With eyes, nose and mouth open. Holes on the side for attachment. Related to a group of masks found near Trier.

h. 22.8 cm

3rd-4th century AD

Terracotta

Provenance

  • Ex Dutch private collection
  • Acquired by Royal-Athena Galleries from M.P. collection, Maastricht, Netherlands, March 2004
  • Acquired at Royal-Athena Galleries, 22nd October 2008, PMF01

Publications

  • J. M. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, Royal-Athena Galleries, 2005, vol. XVI, p. 35, fig. 65
  • J. M. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, Royal-Athena Galleries, 2007, vol. XVIII, p. 50, fig. 104
  • J. M. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, Royal-Athena Galleries, 2009, vol. XXII, p. 42, fig. 100
  • M. Eiland, "Materials and Manufacture" in M. Merrony (ed.), Mougins Museum of Classical Art, France, 2011, p. 166, fig. 11
  • "Enjoy the Experience of a Museum with Difference! MACM" in J. Oorthuys (ed.), Ancient Warfare, Karwansaray Publishers, The Netherlands, June/July 2020, vol. XII, issue 6, p. 59
  • J. Osgood, "Enjoy the Experience of a Museum with Difference! MACM" in J. Oorthuys (ed.), Ancient History, Karwansaray Publishers, The Netherlands, Jun/Jul 2020, no. 28, p. 59

Exhibitions

  • Musée d'Art Classique de Mougins (MACM), Mougins, France, from June 2011

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