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Description

Mask depicting Yamantaka, painted resin and textile in form of blue bull's head with two horns and five skull ornaments, part of a Cham Dance costume worn by Tibetan Buddhist monks: Tibet, 19th - early 20th century AD

Museum reference

A.1919.622.4 A

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Mask

Production information

Tibet, East Asia

Date

19th - early 20th century

Style / Culture

Tibetan

Materials

Resin, Textile

Physical description

Coloured papier-mache

Associations

Darjeeling, Bengal, India, South Asia, ASIA

Exhibitions

  • Treasured: Wonderful Things, Amazing Stories (14 Nov 2008 - 01 Jan 2011)
    National Museum of Scotland

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