Hand carved art quality satinwood Hanuman mask. Hand carved in a natural animal form. Satinwood is a kind of hard wood that is rarely use on small art sculpture or mask. It’s more difficult to carve on this dense hardwood. Though the smooth glassy finish with yellowish color result makes these art pieces unique. Only one piece available.
Hanuman is a Hindu god and divine vanara (monkey) companion of the god Rama. Hanuman is one of the central characters of the Hindu epic Ramayana.
Satinwood, also called Ceylon satinwood or East Indian satinwood, tree of the rue family (Rutaceae), native to Southeast Asia, India, and Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Satinwood is harvested for its hard yellowish brown wood, which has a satiny luster and is used for fine cabinetwork. Many parts of the plant are used in traditional medicine.
Dimensions: 3.5″ x 6″ x 7.75″