Shaman's belt clasp

Shaman's belt clasp

Shaman’s ritual belt clasp made from human skull, with a bilu (ogre) face overlaid in lacquer putty. These rare belts are shaman’s paraphernalia from the remote Gadu-Ganan peoples, a northern group we surmise having Tibetan influence. 3.5 “ (9cm) wide.

Shaman's belt clasp

Shaman's belt clasp

Shaman’s ritual belt clasp made from human skull, with a bilu (ogre) face overlaid in lacquer putty. These rare belts are shaman’s paraphernalia from the remote Gadu-Ganan peoples, a northern group we surmise having Tibetan influence. 3.5 “ (9cm) wide.