Lot: 5

Clown mask

Tibet / India, Arunachal Pradesh, Monpa

Provenance Size Hammer price
H: 9.1 inch 450 EUR

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The indigenous Monpa people live, among other places, in south-eastern Tibet, which is administered by India as the state of Arunachal Pradesh.

Mask dances and pantomime are widespread. Kings, priests, gods, demons and clowns are represented.