MusEYEum Online Catalogue

Welcome to the online catalogue of the British Optical Association Museum. Here you can search for both museum artifacts and archives. Data is transferred from our Collections Management System to this website on a regular basis.

Objects

Viewing Record 46 of 479
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

B.290 Ceylon [The Devil Dancer]
POSTCARDS
postcard
Waterlow & Sons; British Museum
Europe: United Kingdom
c.1935?
card
overall: 149 x 104 mm

Modern photographic print, colour, (souvenir postcard) of a ceremonial painted wooden mask in the British Museum, worn by devil dancers to cure patients suffering from blindness.


1999.794

Gift of Mr O. P. Raphael, 1935



Related Links

Browse by