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Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 58-17-169
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Balinese
Provenience Indonesia | Bali (Indonesia)
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood | Pigment
Technique Carved | Painted

White mask with large open oval eyes, broad nose, and distorted mouth with seven crooked upper teeth. No lower jaw. Open holes for nostrils. Real black fur eyebrows and moustache (one side). Curved wrinkles on forehead, between and at sides of eyes, and around cheeks drawn finely in black. A comic mask for the Balinese Topeng dance drama.

Height 16 cm
Width 13 cm
Depth 8 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Harry B. Wright, 1958
Other Number 58-17d - Other Number | No. 36 - Other Number | CG2013-3-3 - Found in Collection Number

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