Funeral mask (so-called “Death mask of Agamemnon”)
Hammered golden sheet. 1550—1500 BCE. Athens, National Archaeological MuseumInv. No. 624.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Funeral mask (so-called “Death mask of Agamemnon”).

Hammered golden sheet. 1550—1500 BCE.
Inv. No. 624.

Athens, National Archaeological Museum
(Αθήνα, Εθνικό Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο)

Origin:
Excavations by Heinrich Schliemann, 1876., Mycenae, Grave Circle A, shaft grave V.
Literature:
Elsie Spathari. MYCENAE. A guide to the history and archaeology. Athens, 2014.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque toreutics toreutica cesellatura toreutik treibarbeit toreutique ελληνικό greek greca greco griechische grecque βασιλιάς ἀγαμέμνων αγαμέμνων αγαμέμνονας rex agamemnon king re agamennone herrscher roi funeral death mask of agamemnon hammered golden sheet schliemann inv no 624
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