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Mask of the deer

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Resource #: 68710 (URL for reference)

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Tibet and Himalayas: Bamboo Architecture, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Khothagpa

Keywords: Mask dancer, people, sword


by Sherig Dentshog and Ngawang Loday

A mask dancer is wearing a wooden mask of a deer. He wears fringe on the head. The antlers are realistic. He holds a sword in his right hand ans is raised.

Associated Resources

This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Ngawang Loday

Photograph Date: 01/Oct/2014

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