Euripedes Mask - Item #804
Patina Options and Material Information
Each and every piece is custom finished. A slight variation in color from order to order is to be expected.
Most reproductions are hand-cast in Gypsum reinforced with polymer, glass fiber, burlap and/or metal rods for extra strength.
Here are examples of patina options:
13 Inches High x 9 Inches Wide x 6.5 Inches Deep
This mask from Item #123 is a portrait of the Greek playwright, Euripedes (480 - 406 B.C.E.). The original bust is a Roman copy of a Greek sculpture created in 330 B.C.E. for the Athenian Theatre of Dionysus.
Museum: Museo di Scultura Antica Giovanni Barracco, Musei in Comune, Rome
Origin: Theatre of Dionysus, Athens, Greece
Time Period: Ancient Greece, 330 B.C.E./Ancient Rome, Hellenistic