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  Phirap

 

Thailand

A khon mask of Phra Phirap, a character from the Ramakien, who is portrayed with a deep purple complexion and here with a golden crown with upward, elongated and pointed ear-covers, though he may also be depicted with wearing a kabang-style crown (fig.), rather than the chadah-style crown (fig.) seen here.

See also LIST OF RAMAKIEN CHARACTERS.