INTER-SECTION Volume II - Page 18

| Tom E . de Rijk |
Figure 2 . The Matilo mask ( Photo courtesy of © National Museum of Antiquities , Leiden ).
Research methodology To answer the research question , the character of this possible deposition will be examined . This is done by describing the mask , the stratigraphy of its find location , and by discussing the items that are associated with the mask . If the results are indicative of a deposition of the Matilo mask , then this might be explicable by the concept of liminality .