Neolithic Stone Mask

Pre-ceramic neolithic stone mask dates to the 7000 BCE

This stone mask from the pre-ceramic neolithic period dates to 7000 BCE and is probably the oldest mask in the world.

The mask is help at the Musée Bible et Terre Sainte (Bible and Holy Land Museum), also known as the Musée Biblique (Biblical Museum), a small museum operated by the Institut Catholique de Paris, and located in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, France, at 21 rue d’Assas. It is open Saturday afternoons; admission is free (please check details).