Decorative Asymmetrical Mask - Wood - Dayak - Kalimantan, Indonesia

Description
Decorative Asymmetrical Mask - Wood - Dayak - Kalimantan, Indonesia
Late 20th century - Good

Asymmetrical bizarre mask from the Island of Borneo.
It is sure made for trade reasons and purchased at the antique art market of Kuching in 1996.

Reference: Borneo - The Dayak in the Francois Coppens Collection. - Musée Départemental de Préhistoire de Solutré 1996, page 38.
Description: Demon masks. Used in ceremonial dances, mostly at festivals hudo' connected with the cultivation of rice. Dim. 30 x 18 cm

Lot details
Object
Decorative Asymmetrical Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Dayak
Region/ country
Kalimantan, Indonesia
Material
Wood
Period
Late 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
320×210×150 mm
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