Sourced from Kathmandu in Nepal, this highly emotive, large Buddha mask has been hand-carved in a tropical softwood, before a layer of gesso added and paint applied. Decorated in black, pale sepia, sacred orange and coral, this carved mask proudly displays its Nepalese beginnings. This highly decorative Buddha Mask , hand-carved from a single piece of tropical softwood, comes to us via a reliable source.
We can't guarantee the exact age of this Buddha Mask, though it certainly has some age on its side. As a rule of thumb, the export of artefacts over 100 years of age is restricted from Nepal. This probably dates to late 20th century?
Buddhas Masks of this type typically grace Nepalese homes, and are either the focal point of daily contemplation or meditation. Increasingly here in the West, they are employed to bring serenity to an otherwise frenetic pace of life.Please look carefully at the photographs as they form part of the description. Artefact from the Roof of the World.
Follow us in India on Instagram at lacewinginteriors. The item "VINTAGE INDIAN BUDDHA MASK. NEPALESE TIBET HINDU, BUDDHIST DEITY. HAND-CARVED" is in sale since Tuesday, August 11, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Indian". The seller is "lacewing-interiors" and is located in Hampton. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.