The Judge of Hell (Pan Guan). This exquisite and unique mask is carved out and painted by hand of folk artists without using any machine in.This mask we call Pan Guan(Judeg of Hell): The official in charge of the life-and-death register under the King of Hell(Yan luowang). In the ancient legend of the underworld when King of Hell(Yan luowang) = Western Hades, magistrate long devils, cunning, but most are kind-hearted, honest. The majority decision is sentenced to the cycle of life and death, to punish the bad guys, a reward for good. The judge based on the Chinese traditional culture in the underworld judge. The judge in Fengdu (Hades) emperor temple.
We Chinese people adore Pan Guan because we believe he is watching, inspecting what we have done in this world. In other side, he encourages us to be a good man. Because these masks were all hand carved, no two could be the same.
Can be given as a special gift or use yourself to decorate your home with a exotic flare. Or use it for exorcising. They are worth and high valuable for collecting. I have kept these masks in good condition more than 10 years, if you see some very small cracks in few of them. It's normal for wood, they won't be broken.
Just keep them in dry place then it will enhance their beauty. > Simple introduction of the images: 16: The mask you will receive and the details. 78: The height, width and depth. The origin and function of China's mask.
In the search field for a full list of various Chinese masks. The item "Chinese Folk Art Wood Carved Painted NUO MASK Walldecor Art The Judge of Hell" is in sale since Friday, March 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Masks". The seller is "ideabus" and is located in Kunming . This item can be shipped worldwide.