Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.
With gold and black painted face with geometric decor.
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
It's face covered with beautifully lacquered leather, in that characteristic earlier style.
Combining surplus Qing mounts with Mongol leatherwork.
A matched set of lacquered leather, finely decorated with gradient colors and black and gold detailing.