Lot 298: An elderly man mask

C. 19th Century
Possibly Mompa or Sherdupken from Arunachal Pradesh.
H: 11"
Used as a comic relief mask in between more serious religious masking events, the mask with deeply furrowed brow, deep-set eyes and smiling mouth. Fine aged surface and signs of extensive wear and use. On a custom base.

Property of a New York private collector

Price Realized: $300

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