World Cultures, South-East Asia

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Painted wooden mask

World Cultures

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Collection World Cultures, South-East Asia
ExhibitionsTraders: The East India Company and Asia
User collections Moustaches by lucinda
Collectables (All) by blueheatwave
Collectables (Asia) by blueheatwave
The maritime world of Asia by NMMExhibitions
Gallery locationTraders Gallery (Floor plans)

Object details:

Object ID AAA2801
Description Painted wooden mask with pointed teeth and attached fibre moustache (possibly goat hair). It was used in sacred performances and portrays a demon king.
Date made

Place made Bali, Indonesia
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials organic: hair; wood
Measurements Overall: 165 x 135 x 100 mm
  • Painted wooden mask (AAA2801)
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