Handcrafted Cheriyal Tiger Mask
Made with sawdust and tamarind seed paste, this Cheriyal mask of a majestic tiger is handcrafted by artisans from Telangana. Many centuries ago, when native story-tellers used Cheriyal scroll paintings as visual references during their recitals, these masks served as additional props to further aid the audience’s imagination. Representing a rich heritage, this mask is sure to add a distinct flavour to your home.Dimensions
5H x 5W x 3D
12.7H x 12.7W x 7.6DColour
Sawdust, tamarind seed paste, cotton cloth, white mud, tree gum, natural pigment colours and varnish
Wipe with dry clean cloth. Keep away from direct sunlight or water.
Handmade product - please allow for minor variation in design, size or colour.
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