Death mask of Oliver Cromwell

Plaster cast | 23 x 17 x 13cm | c.1658 - 1690

Thomas Simon

This is a plaster death mask of Oliver Cromwell. The engraver Thomas Simon took a wax impression of Cromwell’s face off his corpse, the original for which may be that owned by the British Museum. This plaster mask is taken from the wax original, and ...
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