Ritual object (1) - Buffalo horn - Tibet - Late 19th century

Description
Ritual object (1) - Buffalo horn - Tibet - Late 19th century
Good condition, see description - 6×6×22 cm

Buffalo or yak horn used by shamans to hold their breath and drive out the evil one.
Carvings depict a turtle, two snakes, a stupa, and malaria head.
Excellent condition with nice patina.

Not high quality, but authentic.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Ritual object
Material
Buffalo horn
Period
Late 19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Tibet
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
6×6×22 cm
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