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Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 58-17-170
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Balinese
Provenience Indonesia | Bali (Indonesia)
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood | Fur | Leather | Pigment
Technique Carved | Painted

White mask with half-closed eyes and large open mouth with red lips [?] and twelve square teeth: six above and six below. Real white hair, eyebrows, moustache and beard. Open slits for eyes, round holes for nostrils, open mouth. Hinged jaw. Deeply carved wrinkles on forehead and around eyes. Probably a comic mask for the Topeng dance drama.

Height 28 cm
Width 14.5 cm
Depth 10 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Harry B. Wright, 1958
Other Number 58-17e - Other Number | CG2013-3-4 - Found in Collection Number

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