Details about MONKEY ANIMAL MASK asian JAVANESE GOD wood TRIBAL KLUNG KLUNG INDONESIA ETHNIXMONKEY ANIMAL MASK asian JAVANESE GOD wood TRIBAL KLUNG KLUNG INDONESIA ETHNIX See original listing
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Parafield Gardens, South Australia, Australia
1960s / 1970s
Indonesia, Java, Klungklung
wood - enamel paint - goat skin - leather
VINTAGE … COLLECTABLE … JAVANESE
Java Hunuman Monkey God Danced Wood Mask
Circa 1960 / 70’s
Wonderful condition, this has been very well cared for
It originates from Indonesia, Java, Klungklung
Measures: 17.5cm (h) x 14cm (w) x 6cm (d)
The masks of most
Southeast Asian countries are inspired by Indian influences which
were originally used and intended to propagate
Made from wood, enamel paint, goat skin and leather straps
Such masks normally depict archetypal
characters such as demons, deities, heroes, gods and villains.
This mask also has a movable or articulated lower jaw which is attached by two leather strips.
The eyebrows and whiskers are made of goatskin.
Pick up is most welcome from Parafield Gardens (SA 5107) and we happily post worldwide
Thanks for looking … have a great day !!!