print (ritual & belief: representations)

Nag Panch Print. Oblong paper with printed image of half woman/ half snake central figure immersed in water, surrounded by four snakes with sun, framed by two angels, above. Print coloured in with pink, yellow, green, red and blue. Small pads of dung and straw attached to corners and centre at top (some detached and missing).

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