Mask (1) - Hardwood - Atoni - Timor (west), Indonesia

Description
Mask (1) - Hardwood - Atoni - Timor (west), Indonesia
Late 20th century - Good

Dimensions:
(excluded standard) cm 35 x 16 x 12 Weight: 3 kg
Plaque mask personally purchased from local dealer in rural West Timor (Indonesia). Largely eroded by the elements.
Masks like these were traditionally hung at the hut entrance as guardians against evil spirits.

STAND IS INCLUDED.

The wine bottle in the pictures has the mere purpose of giving an idea about the size of the objects.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Atoni
Region/ country
Timor (west), Indonesia
Material
Hardwood
Period
Late 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
35×16×12 cm
Weight
3 kg
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