TOPENG HUDOG DAYAK MASK Orang Ulu Borneo Facial Face Image Home Bar Sculpture

$350.00
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MS 0122

A gorgeous ritual Hudog Mask / Topeng Dayak Orang Ulu from Sarawak Borneo. Medium hardwood, paints are still in good condition. Circa 1985.

Height x width: 39 x 33 cm / 15.4 x 13 inches
Side(with snout): 27 cm / 10.6 inches

Weight: 0.7 kg / 1.5 lb
After packing: 3 kg / 6.6 lb
Volumetric weight(LxHxW/5000)= 8kg / 17.6 lb

Masks in this region in Borneo are mainly used for harvest festival, fertility rites, soul catching and death ceremonies and spiritual dances.

Soul catching mask are always unearthly, harvest festival mask being colorful, demon dance mask look sinister and demonic, their trademark features bearing facial expressions such as protruding eyes-jagged teeth-demonic fangs-tongue jutting out-wrinkled forehead..etc

COLORS are which provides the masks its identities, white as base color and black to emphasize the features, red is always used to denote a demonic character.

I will ship via Registered Mail, 14 working days worldwide, insured.

Item Details

Reference #:
MS0122
Quantity
1
Category
Fine Art
Department
Collectibles
Year
1980s
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Mask is damage free & paints are still in good condition.
Material