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Khensit Earrings

Khensit Earrings

Jewel inspired by the funerary portrait known as "of the European", one of the best known among the so-called "Fayoum" portraits.

The defeat of Actium in 31 B.C. marked the transition of Egypt from Ptolemaic to Roman rule. Although the conquerors quickly adopted the local funerary customs, they brought ...
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€30

Characteristics

Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Materials :
Pearl, Brass
Themes :
Middle East, Portrait
Art movement :
Egyptian Antiquities
EAN :
3336729157969
Model dimensions :
4.5 cm x 1.1 cm
Reference :
BW400482

Editor

Original work kept at :
Louvre

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