Talent of Mummy Artists Revealed

"It's official, not only did the Egyptians create some stunning sculptures and pieces of architecture, they were also talented painters.

A Study of mummy portraits, first published in the journal ZAS, has revealed the talents of 1st century A.D. artists, even tweaking their features slightly to be more flattering" - Mail Online

Interesting feature on Roman mummy portraits with images of the original portraits and reconstructions.

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