The Colours of Bali Mask

Bali Mask,

Indonesia

CPIDBLHWMA0000124

Dimensions(cm):
Length: 24 Breadth: 6 Height: 37
Weight(gm) : 480
Material : Hibiscus Wood

₹2,000
Typically delivered within 7 days

Hey, is that a bird on your head: is the kind of question you can expect from a funny friend if you wear this Balinese mask, called topeng in its native Indonesia. This mask echoes nature motifs like birds, plant tendrils, leaves, and flowers. Originally intended for use in dances to celebrate temple birthdays, their vibrancy and colour have also made them a popular form of wall ornamentation. Install it against a dark background and stand back to see it become a hit.

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    Process of Making

    Seasoning is very important aspect for the end quality and finesse, usually it takes 5-6 years of seasoning. The most difficult part of the carving is removing the back, which usually takes a day and a half. Carving out the nose and getting around the knots can also be very time-consuming. The artisan starts off by taking off bits and pieces from the block with a small chisel to workit down into ever more intricate shapes and curves. Local blacksmiths forge Balinese chisels and the ends are stro...

  • Anatomy of the Product

    Process of Making

    Anatomy of the Product

    TypeOfMaterial:Hibiscus wood, Acrylic paint
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