Polychrome face mask from Kolam play

Made:
1771-1860 in Sri Lanka
maker:
Sinhalese people

Painted wooden face-mask, polychrome, representing young noble person, probably worn in Kolam masked play, Sinhalise, 1771 -1860

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A700042
Materials:
complete, not recorded and wood
type:
mask, ethnography: sinhalese and folk medicine: general
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume