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

Description
Mask - Hardwood - Atoni - Timor (west), Indonesia
2nd half 20th century - Good

Dimensions: cm 32 x 22 x 12 Weight: 1.65 kg

Old mask made from drift wood, personally purchased from local dealer in rural West Timor (Indonesia). The mask has a simple carving and a brutal primitive charme. Mask like these were traditionally kept at the hut entrance as guardians against evil spirits.

The stand is NOT included.

The wine bottle in the picture has the mere purpose to give an idea about the size of the object.







Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Atoni
Region/ country
Timor (west), Indonesia
Material
Hardwood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
32×22×12 cm
Weight
1.65 kg
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