Painted mask in form of an ox head

Made:
1771-1900 in Sri Lanka
maker:
Unknown

Painted wooden mask in the form of ox head, damaged, horns and one ear missing, probably worn during kolam play, Sri lanka, 1771-1900

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A53681
Materials:
incomplete, not recorded and wood (kaduru or ruk-attana)
type:
mask
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Moore Garrard