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Mark Cartwright
by Carole Raddato
published on 20 June 2016

A terracotta mask from Tharros, 6th-5th century BCE. These masks were used to ward off evil spirits in Carthaginian culture and are commonly found in Punic tombs. (National Archaeological Museum, Cagliari)

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APA Style

Raddato, C. (2016, June 20). Punic Mask. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5250/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "Punic Mask." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 20, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5250/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Punic Mask." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 20 Jun 2016. Web. 26 Apr 2019.

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