Cast of a comic mask from Minturnae

Details

  • Title

    Cast of a comic mask from Minturnae

  • Associated place

    Italy (Found in 1931-1932 in vaults under Temple L, Minturnae, Italy, by the University of Pennsylvania Expedition.) (find spot of original)
  • Date

    2001 - 2007
  • Material and technique

    plaster

  • Material index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    42 cm estimated (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Cenan Camoglou, 2007.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Cast Gallery

  • Accession no.

    CG.H.96

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  • Catalogue text

    Theatre mask of Dionysian figure with grotesque features. Pointed
    ears and long beard arranged in five corkscrew locks.

    In: Frederiksen, Rune, and R.R.R. Smith, The Cast Gallery of the Ashmolean Museum: Catalogue of plaster casts of Greek and Roman sculpture (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2011)

Further reading

Frederiksen, Rune, and R.R.R. Smith, The Cast Gallery of the Ashmolean Museum: Catalogue of plaster casts of Greek and Roman sculpture (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2011)

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