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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
S 81
Description
Comic mask. Large eyes, arched eyebrows, furrowed forehead.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Red clay. Semiglossy, thick, uneven reddish brown slip. Patch of dark discoloration from differential firing. Early/Middle Roman Athenian coroplastic fabric?
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves small part of eye, eyebrow, and forehead. Well preserved surface.
Preserved height
0.033
Preserved width
0.055
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1910 (Comic Mask).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1910>