Character Mask Java Vintage Mask Indonesian by EnchantedFortress It is believed that the use of masks is related to the cult of the ancestors, which considered dancers the interpreters of the gods. Topeng performances open with a series of non-speaking masked characters which may not be related to the story to be performed.
Amazingly hand carved W. Mask from Indonesia. It is very colorful with intricate details. The folk inhabitants of Indonesia take masquerade passionately that you see it in every face of the mask they created. It shows their totally artistic character who carved and painted them. They also see their masks as tools for connecting with spiritual powers and all other aspects of the universe.