Cast Bronze Death Mask on Iron Mount

Cast bronze death mask on iron mount, originated in the Languedoc region of France. On the right side of the mask engraved in Italian, are the words “Maschera Di Mafai Raphael, 1965, which translates: Mask of Mafai Raphael, 1965. It is rare for a bronze death mask to be placed, circa 1960s.