Wooden shield painted with a demon's face, Chinese, 19th century.

Image number: 10462251

Wooden shield painted with a demon's face, Chinese, 19th century.

Large wooden sign, painted with the face of a demon, which would have hung outside a Chinese house to keep away evil spirits.

Image number:
10462251
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
16 August 2006 10:31
Image rights:
Science Museum