Beautiful Vintage Hand Crafted Buddha Mask Himalayan folk Art
Authentic vintage hand crafted buddha mask wall hanging, 40+ years old and originating from a northern nepalese himalayan village where hard wood carvings like this were popular at the time but getting hard to find. Hard wood 1.7 kg – w 31 cm h 45 cm. Authenticated by the nepalese government as an authentic historical folk art item. Himalayan vintage crafts like this are offered to cultural roots for resale by trusted close connections in nepal, strict honorable fair trade is upheld by all parties. Quite often very little is known about the origin these old and vintage pieces as they often pass through many hands before reaching us. Many artifacts have also been used in celebrations, ceremony’s, used in connection with prayer or meditation and sometimes even in shamanic practices in the himalayan region. Please feel free to ask any additional questions regarding our range of himalayan vintage crafts or other products. We explore the world in search of cultural and alternative quality arts, crafts, clothes, home decorations and many more exciting products consistent only with ethical production. Striving to work with indigenous villages and individual artists on the street as well as much needed local businesses, cultural roots builds real links in parts of the world where authentic representation of traditions and fair trade are often sadly overlooked. Lokah samastah sukhino bhavantu. This item is made of wood. The style is folk and asian.