Himalaya Primitive
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Himalaya Primitive
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A very great mask figuring a realistic human face is probably an ancestor mask. Note the special carving using a multi faces design which carving gives a very powerful feeling, changing with the lighting and the vision angle, the eyes and the mouth are pierced through, showing rectangular and symmetrical shapes, the teeth are slightly carved. Several pieces of red haired goat skin are roughly fixed with nails to figures eyes browns and barb...