University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 98-26-4
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Tibet (uncertain)
Nepal (uncertain)
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Paint
Twine
Credit Line:Gift of Drs. Peter T. Furst and Jill L. McKeever Furst, 1998

Description

Carved wood demon mask with pronounced cheek bones, fangs, and horns? - possibly a crown. Wooden shelf on back above eyes for a head to fit in while worn. A bit of twine is tied through a hole in the shelf. Painted black and blue with some red.


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