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Monk dancers wearing fierce masks and wielding swords, performing in a courtyard at the Tengoling Monastery. People are watching the ceremony from balconies and around the edge of the courtyard. The dancer in the foreground clearly shows the elaborate costume worn by the dancers, with the mask decorated with a crown of skulls, and the apron decorated with a fierce face.
- Length: 20 centimetres
- Width: 25.5 centimetres
Inscription Content"D61" on back
- Topographic representation of: Tengoling Monastery
- (Asia,China,Tibet (autonomous region),Tengoling Monastery)
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Object reference number: RPA668
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