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Wow! Another Indian mask

IndiaQ: This papier mache mask was found at indoor flea market. Would like to know more about it. Thank you.  Mickey, 561

A: Another Indian mask! In the previous post I expressed my disappointment that Indian masks were not more appreciated by collectors… and now a second one arrives in the mail. This one, which represents a sacred cow, is a popular, light-weight mask that is sold on the street to anyone participating in the celebration. I find them quite attractive. Wish I knew what and where the occasion was in India.   A-

 

Categories:   India & Himalayas

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