Polychrome mask representing Mahakolasanniya, chief disease-demon

Made:
1771-1910 in Sri Lanka
maker:
Sinhalese people

Painted wooden mask, polychrome, with side panels, representing Mahakolasanniya, chief disease-demon with victims and 18 attendant demons, damaged, arms missing, Sinhalese, 1771-1910

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A230017
Materials:
incomplete, not recorded and wood
type:
mask
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume