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A wayang topeng mask of the hero Panji, Java (Indonesia), mid 20th C.

A wayang topeng mask of the hero Panji, Java (Indonesia), mid 20th C.


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Wood: Pre 1960: Item # 1335432

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A wooden mask from Java island, ca. 1950, carved from light wood. It is called wayang topeng, after the traditional dance performances based on the Mahabharata, Ramayana or stories on the hero Panji. The name of the character is written inside; Panji. Some wear to the paint from use. Holes and tears to the black cloth. It is part of a group of masks that belonged to the same dance ensemble. Dim.: WxHxD 15,5x19x10,5cm