From India, and ancient goddess of power, Kali.

beautiful papier mache mask from orissa inspired by the patachitra tradition..

beautiful papier mache mask from orissa inspired by the patachitra tradition.

North India 15.5 in, papier mache  Ganesh, the popular elephant-headed god, is (on this mask) equipped with a mouth that moves up and down. How could you not like this deity who removes all obstacles through bestowing wisdom. Condition is good-- though I can't figure out how to make the mouth work.  It was formerly part of a collection of Ms Sharon Lowen, the well-known performer, scholar and writer of Indian traditional dance.

North India 15.5 in, papier mache Ganesh, the popular elephant-headed god, is (on this mask) equipped with a mouth that moves up and down. How could you not like this deity who removes all obstacles through bestowing wisdom. Condition is good-- though I can't figure out how to make the mouth work. It was formerly part of a collection of Ms Sharon Lowen, the well-known performer, scholar and writer of Indian traditional dance.

Kali and Krishna papier Mache Mask - Wall Hanging

Kali and Krishna Mask - Wall Hanging

Himalayan Mercantile - Masks from Southern Nepal This is an exceptional old, wooden ritual mask from the people of the lowland areas of southern Nepal. It is hand carved in a heavy wood, and then painted with vivid colors in the traditional style. This Mask is Kali, the wrathful and very revered form of the Mother Goddess.

Himalayan Mercantile - Masks from Southern Nepal This is an exceptional old…

Red Hanuman Monkey mask, Indian folk art, India

I can feel him lookinh at me.

Ram Sita Mask - Wall Hanging (Papier Mache)

Ram Sita Mask - Wall Hanging

Mask....An old, large wooden festival mask depicting a Hindu god. I hope someone will correct me if it is not Krishna.

An old, large wooden festival mask depicting a Hindu god. I hope someone will correct me if it is not Krishna.

Very Likely Indonesian Folk Artisan Art. Gilt wood Asian, hand painted ornate bold colors. 14"h. & w. ,8" d. aged & excellent normal wear.

Asian Tribal Mask Hand Painted Wood Carving Colored Gilt Decorated

Hanuman mask  India    Hanuman, the monkey god, was a devout devotee of Lord Rama and had played a very important role in the battle between Lord Rama and King Ravana. He is usually associated with celibacy and strength borne out of celibacy and is said to be having the purest form of devotion towards Lord  Rama. Hanuman is also said to be a very learned being and has also played a role in the battle of Kurukshetra, as chronicled in another Hindu epic, Mahabharata.

Hanuman mask India Hanuman, the monkey god, was a devout devotee of Lord…

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