The Wings of Desire Mask

Bali Mask,

Indonesia

CPIDBLHWMA0000119

Dimensions(cm):
Length: 16 Breadth: 5.5 Height: 27
Weight(gm) : 168
Material : Hibiscus Wood

₹1,700
Typically delivered within 7 days

Did you know that each Balinese village has its own mask that acts as a symbolic guardian? A Balinese mask, called a topeng, is used for ritual purposes when celebrating temple birthdays. This specimen is carved out of Hibiscus wood, and channels nature elements like birds, flowers, and vines. It speaks to your outdoor, exploring nature and can be a conversation piece when used as a wall adornment.

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    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...

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    Weight(gm):168.0000
    Craft : Bali Mask
    Colour : Multi Coloured

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