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Board with the Remains of a Colored Picture
Board with the Remains of a Colored Picture

A wooden board with the remains of a colored portrait of a woman, that may be dated to the period between the middle of the second century and the beginning of the fourth century AD.

Portrait

Colored Portrait of a Child
Colored Portrait of a Child

This portrait was found on the mummy of a little girl who is shown with a round, sad face. Her hair is short and her eyes are brown.

Portrait

Colored Portrait of a Man
Colored Portrait of a Man

A colored portrait of a man in the style of the Faiyum portraits, it is similar to the conventional Byzantine style, in spite of that, the details date it to between the middle of the second century and the beginning of the fourth century AD.

Portrait

Painted Portrait of a Woman
Painted Portrait of a Woman

This female portrait is stylistically very close to the Byzantine iconographic tradition, although the lack of characterizing detail means it might be dated anywhere between the second half of the second century AD and the start of the fourth century AD.

Portrait

Portrait of a Lady with Pale Face
Portrait of a Lady with Pale Face

This half-body portrait shows a woman with a pale face. She is dressed in purple garments and her dark frizzled hair is combed round her forehead and covers the upper parts of her ears.

Portrait

Portrait of a White-haired Man
Portrait of a White-haired Man

This portrait shows a white-haired man who is dressed in a white robe with a purple band. He has a white beard and is going bald on top, while on either side the hair is white.

Portrait

Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Garland
Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Garland

This portrait painted on wood, shows a young girl wearing a golden garland in the form of a branch that encircles her head. A gold pendant hangs from a chain round her neck.

Portrait

Portrait of a Young Woman
Portrait of a Young Woman

This portrait is of a young woman wearing a purple gown; her gold earrings are adorned with pearls and the chain round her neck casts a shadow on her skin.

Portrait

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