Face mask representing queen Bisava from Kolam masked play

Made:
1771-1920 in Sri Lanka
maker:
Sinhalese people

Carved and painted face mask representing Bisava, the Queen, in the prelude to the kolam masked play, Sri Lanka, 1771-1920

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A140852
Materials:
complete, wood
type:
mask
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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