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Puppet head - Wood - Puppet head - Burma - Mandalay period (1853-1948)

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Puppet head - Wood - Puppet head - Burma - Mandalay period (1853-1948)

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Good condition, see description - 10×9×8 cm

Object: Puppet head
Material: Wood
Period: Mandalay period (1853-1948)
Region/ Country of origin: Burma
Attribution: Original
Theme/ depiction: Puppet head
Condition: Good condition, see description
Dimensions: 10×9×8 cm

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.

Dating:

Late 19th century - Ca 1895 / Early 20th century - Ca 1925.

Origin:

Former Belgian collection, acquired in Burma near the Kuthodaw temples by the father of the current owner before 1990.

Art market.

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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For Belgium
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For other countries delivery carried out by Fedex.
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United States $55.15
Belgium Free
Netherlands $27.58
Rest of Europe $27.58
Anywhere else $55.15

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