Mask - Wood - Nepal - Mid 20th century

Description
Mask - Wood - Nepal - Mid 20th century
Good condition, see description - 28×15×4 cm

Shaman mask from the valleys of Nepal. This type of mask serves in Shaman rites to care for the sick or exorcise any demons that may inhabit them.

Very expressive mask, the ears are very large and their character is accentuated by the wide open eyes, nostrils and mouth.

Hardwood with a grey patina of wear.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Nepal
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
28×15×4 cm
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