X88.561 Mask

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Object Name: Mask

Artist: Unknown

Cultural Group: Sinhala peoples

Place of Origin: Southern Province, Sri Lanka

Date: 19th to early 20th century

Dimensions: L: 6.25 in, W: 5 in

Materials Used: Wood, paint

Credit Line and Accession Number: Fowler Museum at UCLA. X88.561

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Description

Lenchina Amma is the wife of a legendary trader who came to Sri Lanka from India.

Source: Gallery wall text, Fowler in Focus: Masks of Sri Lanka, 2009

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