JATAYU VOLTURE MASK NEPAL TERAI NEPALESE

Ethnoflorence

Indian and Himalayan

Folk and Tribal Arts

2008 – 2019

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JATAYU VOLTURE MASK

NEPAL

TERAI NEPALESE

 While bird masks of the articulated typology are rather more common, the Jatayu volture mask seems to be less frequent, I publish here 3 (below) which have appeared over the years

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Nepalese Terai Jatayu Masks –  Photo Credit Himalaya Mercantile (On the Left) Photo Credit Ethnoflorence (Center) Photo Credit Sanza Francois Bruxelles (On the Right)

UPDATED VERSION OF THE COMPOSITION

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Nepalese Terai Jatayu Masks –  Photo Credit Himalaya Mercantile – Robert Brundage Collection  (Above – On the Left) Photo Credit Ethnoflorence – Ethnoflorence Collection (Above – Center) Photo Credit Sanza Francois Bruxelles – Private Collection (Above – On the Right) Photo Credit Tribal Arts Magazine – Private Collection (Below – On the Right) Photo Credit Eric Chazot – Eric Chazot Collection (Below – On the Left)

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ETHNOFLORENCE

EXTRACTS FROM THE

“Quaderni della Collezione”

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

Ethnoflorence Archive Collection

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Nepal Crowned Mask Scheda / Card no 24 Extract from I Quaderni della Collezione no 24

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I Quaderni della Collezione 1 – 100

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-1-100-work-in-progress/

I Quaderni della Collezione 100 – 200

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-100-200-work-in-progress/

I Quaderni della Collezione 200 – 300

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-200-300-work-in-progress/

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Indian and Himalayan Folk and tribal art Ethnoflorence collection and Art photo Archive

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 – 2016

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A 2008 & 2009

RESUME OF THE 44 MASKS PUBLISHED

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Ancient nepalese crowned mask

(Mask no. 86)

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Old male Rajabanchi mask, southern Nepal (Mask no. 1)

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Antique Himalayan wrathful mask

(Mask no. 108)

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Old southern Nepal (?) crowned mask

(Mask no. 2)

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Old male Rajbanchi mask. suthern Nepal

(Mask no.6)

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Western Nepal male mask

(Mask no. 13)

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Old Southern Nepal animal mask, Terai area (?), traces of red natural color on natural wood (Mask no.65)

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Nepalese male mask Terai Rajbanchi people

(Mask no. 14)

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Large old male moustached Rajbanshi mask, Nepalese Terai
(Mask no 33)

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NEPAL METAL NEWARI MASK

(Mask no. 105)

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Old male Rajibanchi mask, repainted with a vivid yellow color.

(Mask no. 10)

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Western Nepal moustached mask, old signs of restoration
(Mask no. 74)

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Two tribal masks  from Odisha India

(Mask no. 42/43)

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Himalayan male animistic mask
(Mask no 54)

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Old Himalayan demon mask, Northern Nepal (Mask no.37)

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Himachal Pradesh mask, Chamba district (?)

(Mask no. 14)

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Raijbanchi Terai mask

(Mask no. 84)

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Nepal animal mask

(Mask no.102)

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Old male Rajbanchi mask

(Mask no.9)

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Nepalese crowned mask

(Mask no.8)

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Himalayan male mask (Mask no.7)

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Four Himalayan primitive masks from the same village

(Mask no. 96 & 97 & 38 & 50)

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himalayan mask, uncertain area of origin

(Mask no.67)

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Himalayan crowned double eyes mask

(Mask no. 87)

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Ancient nepalese monkey mask
(mask no 79)

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Nepal Demon Mask 

(Mask no. 80)

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Large Himalayan animal (?) mask

(Mask no. 103)

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Two Nepalese Goiter Masks

(Masks no. 121 & 122)

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Western Nepal Middle Hills Mask

(Mask no. 66)

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(Mask no. 85)

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Nepalese primitive mask

(Mask no. 75)

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Terai monkey mask

(Mask no. 202)

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Old Himalayan male mask.
(Mask no 28)

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Ancients crowned southern nepal, Rajbanchi masks (Mask no.18 & )

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Ancient Kali mask, Terai Nepalese

(Mask no. 24)

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