Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Mask fragment
Nahal Hemar cave
Pre-Pottery Neolithic B
Limestone and bitumen
H: 5; W: 10 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1984-466

Face to Face: The Oldest Masks in the World, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 11/03/2014 - 11/09/2014

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir