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Mask of a New Comedy Youth, Egyptian

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An image of Mask of a New Comedy Youth. Coffin attachment. Moulded, porphyry (imitation), length 6.7 cm, width 4.8 cm, circa 50-100 AD. Egyptian, Roman period.

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Mask of a New Comedy Youth. Coffin attachment. Moulded, porphyry (imitation), length 6.7 cm, width 4.8 cm, circa 50-100 AD. Egyptian, Roman period.

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  • Accession Number: E.33.1982
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/32.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 861 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.7 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 135.32kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2012:08:20 14:34:06

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1st Century AD antiquity Classical Antiquity comedy Egyptian faces Fitz_ANT male mask moulded Roman theatre theatrical

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