Fantastic Barong bird mask from Bali. All hand carved from Suar wood, a natural sustainable hard wood grown in the southern hemisphere.
Beautifully hand carved & completely unique this Balinese Bird Mask has a hook at the back so it can be hung from your walls!
The masks are used in traditional Indonesian dances on stage by professional dancers, actors and musicians who recreate Indonesian folk tales revolving around heroes, myths, kings. It's believed that these dances are ancient, dating back centuries and were original performed by Indonesian tribes as a way of honouring their ancestors and Gods.
MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS BALINESE BARONG BIRD MASK ARE:HEIGHT APPROX: 30 cm, 12 inchesWIDTH APPROX: 24 cm, 9.5 inchesDEPTH APPROX: 11 cm, 4.5 inches