Old Tibetan kapala / Mask with human skull cap decorated in semi precious stones and handmade metal pieces.
Measures: 18 x 15 cm
A kapala (Sanskrit for “skull”) or skullcup is a cup made from a human skull used as a ritual implement (bowl) in both Hindu Tantra and Buddhist Tantra. Especially in Tibet, they were often carved or elaborately mounted with precious metals and jewels.
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