A wild face , hard wood, old black patine , glue and hairs, red pigments. Important age, coming from a well known place for this type of masks. H 29 cm, Wide 19 cm , Depth 13 cm More information on Request
A large size and strong primitive mask carved in very hard wood , likely teak wood. This an archetype mask figuring a spirit. H 38 cm , wide 18cm , depth 14 cm weight 2.6 Kg More information on its use and local origin on request
Authentic old naga shawl , hand made with 9 finely geometrically designed motives, motives can be seen only from one side. Size are 80 x 130 cm , very good condition circa 1950 More information on request and more other models will be added.
a typical himalayan primitive mask showing a glossy very old black patina , obvious signs of great age around early 20th or late 19th is likely, H 29cm , W 14 cm More information on request, presented on a metal stand
A great shamanic phurba , showing a rider on a horse, the rider as well as the shaman using such phurba are protected from receiving bad energy by a yellow tread interlace . The rider is supported by four ancestor faces and a powerful Mahakara . the triangular tip shows several auspicious symbols. H 30 cm , presented on a metal stand
Impressive wild mask , with metal teeth, obvious signs of great age , from early 20th, Hard wood, black encrusted patina. More information on Request Height 27 cm
Minimal design Ghurra with a sitting protector in its middle part , the hands are joined in the Namaste gesture. Superb black glossy patina , obvious signs of use , circa 1950 or earlier, H 27cm , wide 8.5 cm , thickness 3.5 weight 300 gr, Presented on an iron stand. Further information on request.
a very old ghurra with traditional designs , the house on top , supported by milk pots and rope knots. Extreme signs of use H 24 cm , Max wide 10 cm, thickness 4 Presented on iron stand Further information on request
a Very fine ghurra with a couple of birds on top, and a small protector in the middle of the house, it is likely that this part has been added after the initial carving , note also two small carved animals that could be sheep, black patine , important signs of use around the hole. H 25 cm , max wide 10 cm , thickness 2.5 cm , weight 250 gr Further information of request
A nicely designed ghurra, with a wooden ball enclosed inside ( this kind of carving is coming from a single piece of wood), so it is working as a rattle while churning the milk. Unusual white and hard patina, important signs of used, H 30 cm , thickness 4 to 6 cm , Weight 450 gr ; Presented on an iron Stand Further information on request
A robust ghurra with thick encrusted patina , note 2 very nicely carved milk pots, important signs of use, H 28 cm , thickness 3.5 cm, Weight 420gr , Further information on request
Important sizes (H 31 cm and 5cm thickness, 500gr weight) , nice encrusted patina with important signs of use. Presented on an iron stand. Further information on request
An old primitive Himalayan mask with a minimal design, square eyes and mouth, very hard, obvious signs of great age, likely circa 100 years, typical thick glossy uneven patina which can be seen only on old masks...Presented on an iron stand. H25 cm, Wide 15 cm, Depth 8 cm
An important mask figuring a minimal flat emphasizing a long sharp nose. The eyes and the mouth are wide open. The nose shows an exaggerated long shape. Very interesting black glossy patina on the right side of the mask, traces of glue and hairs. Very hard and strong wood, very good signs of age, at least from early 20th, impressive carving work, possibly an old break on the crest on top of the head, height 15 inches (38 cm). The mask is presented on an iron stand...
a very peculiar mask made with lather,and cloth , shells and fur. Very good condition H More information on request
A very nice primitive mask with black patina, the huge ears give a strong presence to this mask, light wood, perfect condition. H25 cm More information on request
An impressive drum handle showing 3 superb ancestor faces on top ( 6 cm height each face), Encrusted and glossy patina indicating an important age. Presented on an iron stand. H 46 cm ,
an archaic wooden protector with a thick encrusted patina, resulting from smoke deposits and white mineral pigment (i.e. seto mato). the protector in the standing position with the hands joined in the namaste gesture. Hard wood, obvious signs of important age can be seen at the base, circa early to middle 20th, good condition H 37 cm Further information on request