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19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask
19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask

19th Century Ceremonial Wooden Bust Mask

$1,200

Dimensions W: 13.0"  |  D: 5.0"  |  H: 25.5"
Age Antique
Origin india
Model YN7892
Description

An Indian 19th century antique ceremonial wooden mask with archaic jewellery motifs. Experience a captivating slice of Indian history with this 19th-century ceremonial wooden mask from Jaipur, the vibrant capital of Rajasthan. This antique mask is an exceptional piece of cultural artistry, resonating with timeless appeal and alluring mystique.


The mask represents a woman in bust form, starting from the chest upwards, exquisitely carved to depict striking details and evocative expressions. Her slightly open mouth and raised eyebrows create an intriguing allure that adds depth and character to the piece. Hand crafted circular holes form her eyes, further enhancing the mask's authenticity and aesthetic appeal.


A standout feature of this mask is the archaic jewellery motifs, a testament to Rajasthan's renowned jewellery craft. The woman is adorned with large earrings and a necklace, vividly echoing the region's traditional adornments. The ears of the woman, protruding from the sides, are impressively lifelike, reinforcing the mask's stunning realism.


The mask is finished with a depiction of the woman's black hair. The antique wooden material, mellowed by time, lends a warm, rustic charm to the piece, enhancing its heritage appeal.


This 19th-century Indian ceremonial wooden mask is a fascinating addition to any collection or decor. The antique charm, coupled with the unique historical and cultural significance, makes it a must-have for enthusiasts of Indian artistry and history. With this mask from Jaipur, you can immerse yourself in Rajasthan's rich heritage, right in your own home.