Good condition, see description - 10×9×8 cm
|Period:||Mandalay period (1853-1948)|
|Region/ Country of origin:||Burma|
|Theme/ depiction:||Puppet head|
|Condition:||Good condition, see description|
BURMA - MANDALAY PERIOD - 19th/20th century
Mandalay period (1853-1948)
Wooden puppet head, eyes inlaid with mother-of-pearl. The face is made up with a mix of fish bile and tamarind resin.
In Yok Thei Pwe theatre, this head is that of Minthanee, the famous princess recognizable by her face and her hairstyle.
Late 19th century - Ca 1895 / Early 20th century - Ca 1925.
Former Belgian collection, acquired in Burma near the Kuthodaw temples by the father of the current owner before 1990.
Collector’s piece for Burma lovers, genuine antique made according to age-old techniques, far from what one can find in the regional tourist markets.
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.On ne peut appeler ce Monsieur un vendeur mais un passionné en art asiatique, une encyclopédie, un amoureux de son métier, vraiment à conseiller personne très charmante et courtois
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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Dave (), Belgium.