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Cartonnage is an Egyptology and Papyrology term used to describe plastered layers of fiber or papyrus . . . flexible enough (when wet) to mold around irregular surfaces such as a body, cases, coffins, masks during the funerary process. Such a finished flat surface allowed for painting of… Continue reading
Circa 300 BC. Near Sais, Nile Delta
Papyrus and/or linen. Paint.
8" tall x 12.75"
1.5 pounds in case
$ 615.00 USD