Nepal, mask PAH21130

Ritual mask from Nepal. (with ceremonial pigment)

This important mask is made from extremely heavy red wood, locally known as bloodwood. (raktachandan)

collected by a French ethnologist in the 1980’s. It has a strong glossy patine on the inside from long use.

The mask has been professionally restored on the upper rim. 19th century.

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Louis Nierijnck