Round-topped limewood panel bearing encaustic portrait of woman wearing myrtle-wreath and gold jewellery(added in gold leaf).
- 100-120 (circa)
- Excavated/Findspot: Saqqara (said to be from)
- (Africa,Egypt,Lower Egypt,Saqqara (Memphis))
- Length: 37.4 centimetres
- Width: 17 centimetres
S. Walker and M. Bierbrier, Fayum. Misteriosi volti dall'Egitto, London 1997, p. 134 .
Portraits: De l’Egypte Romaine, Paris 1998, pp.42-43 .
1997 15 Oct-1998 30 Apr, Italy, Rome, Fondazione Memmo, Ancient Faces
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA60633
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