Newari Lakhe Demon Mask, Nepal #709
- Newari Lakhe Demon Mask, Nepal #709
Carved wooden mask with painted features, signs of ritual use.
Newari People, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.
The mask dates to the 1950-60's.
The "Lakhe" Dance is one of the most popular dances of Nepal. This once feared Demon became Protector of the People and is venerated by Dances and Sacrificial Offerings.
- Measurements: The mask measures 12 x 12 inches, woven cushion and ropes are still evident.
- Condition: Excellent, well handled
- A display stand can also be included for an additional $75.00