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  Phirap

 

Thailand

A mural of Phra Phirap, a character from the Ramakien, who is portrayed with a deep purple complexion and wearing a diadem-like crown called kabang (fig.). In khon, his mask may also have a chadah-style crown (fig.).

See also LIST OF RAMAKIEN CHARACTERS.