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Mask

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Object Number:
58-17-159
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Balinese
Provenience:
Indonesia
Bali (Indonesia)
Date Made:
Before 1953
Late Date:
1953
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Wood
Fur
Pigment
Technique:
Carved
Painted
Description:
Dark brown male mask with features screwed up to one side: one eye open and bulging, the other squinting; broad nose and closed red-lipped mouth pulled up to side. Slits under eyes and round holes for nostrils. Real white hair eyebrows, moustache, and beard. A comic mask for the Balinese Topeng dance drama.
Height:
17cm
Width:
13.5cm
Depth:
8cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry B. Wright

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