113. Two masks

Two masks
Sri Lanka, 19th century
Sanniya masks were used at special dances to cure illnesses. Wooden mask with yellow, orange and black, moveable lower jaw with beard made of real hair.
One mask of a frightning animal, possibly a lion. One of the figures intended for the Kolam theatre.
H. 20.3 and 20.6 cm

€ 400 - 600