Nepal, Early 19th Century, Rare Human Face Mask In Carved Wood With Dark Patina.

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20th century
Asian Arts

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Nepal, early 19th century, important and rare wooden mask representing a human face topped with a very unusual pointed headdress. Another rarity, unusual presence of a goiter. Beautiful shiny dark brown patina. A strikingly realistic piece that perfectly reproduces the beautiful expression of the subject.
The mask is based. A museum piece due to its rarity, age and beauty.
Height 32 cm (43.5 cm with base).
Good condition except for some normal wear in relation to its age and without any impact on the aesthetics.
Provenance: Former private collection of a German enthusiast.
Former collection of an aesthete of Himalayan art from the South-West of France.
We take particular care with our packaging by using optimum protection. The shipment is made with insurance included. Shipping rates: Metropolitan France: 22 euros, countries of the European Union and Switzerland: 28 euros, countries of Eastern Europe and the Maghreb: 55 euros, United States, Australia, Asia and the rest of the world: 95 euros. You can contact us at 0787869393 or 0953253741.

Ref: BQJL19VSZA

Condition Good
Style Asian Arts (Wood carvings of Asian Arts Style)
Period 20th century (Wood carvings 20th century)
Country of origin Nepal
Height (cm) 43,5
Shipping Time Ready to ship in 2-3 Business Days
Location 37000, TOURS, France
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