152. A ritual water pot with the head of Mahakala
A ritual water pot with the head of Mahakala
Mongolia, 19th century
This head of Mahakala was filled with water and used for the excorcism of ghosts. This ritual was only performed by initiated monks or shamans.
L. 23.5 cm
Collection Paul Rutten, Amsterdam
Collection Jan Brummelhuis, Amsterdam
€ 1.000 - 1.500