Bali & Java
'Traditional Leader' Albesia Wooden Mask
Balinese artisan Togog Suyasa crafts this finely detailed mask to portray a female tribal leader in dignity and repose. She wears traditional Balinese headwear and tribal earrings, and the ornate carvings on her costume evoke leaves and stars, symbolizing a connection to nature. The artisan has given his piece an antique finish, and the rich browns and reddish hues of the albesia wood will make this piece stand out beautifully in any home.
- Albesia wood
- Features an age antique finish
- 1 lb
- 19.25 x 6 x 3.1 inches
The artisan behind ...
"He was a kind man and he knew about our family's strained condition. He offered me wise words of advice, encouraging me to work hard so my children would not suffer the same problems I did."
"I am the son of farmers born in Tampaksiring, and the third of four siblings . When I was in the second year of elementary school my father passed away from a disease that spread out due to the disaster brought on by an eruption from Mount Agung... read more