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Masks have an ancient history across the globe in many cultures and religions. For many years now, we have imported a wide range of Fair Trade wooden masks that are used for wall decoration rather than for wearing. Each of our masks shows some of the amazing skills of the artisans that produce them.

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Small Patterned Raksassa Mask

Small Patterned Raksassa Mask

BA642

£10

 

These intriguing small masks have been hand carved by traditional artisans in Bali, Indonesia. The Raksassa mask is used in the traditional dance styles of Bali and can be literally translated as meaning "huge and strong" or simply "monster."

Approx: 18cm × 20cm × 8cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Raksassa Mask

Raksassa Mask

1552

£18

 

This intriguing mask has been hand carved by traditional artisans in Bali, Indonesia. The Raksassa mask is used in the traditional dance styles of Bali and can be literally translated as meaning "huge and strong" or simply "monster."

Approx: 23cm × 25cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Golden Buddha Mask

Golden Buddha Mask

1551

£13.80

 

A beautifully hand carved wooden Buddha mask from Bali that looks great on any wall. Not unlike our natural wood Buddha mask, except this version is covered in gold leaf effect paint and decorated with inlaid mirrors.

Approx 25cm Tall
Origin: Indonesia

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Buddha Mask

Buddha Mask

1550

£15.60

 

Hand carved Raintree wood mask from Indonesia with gold leaf effect embellishment. This skilfully crafted wall art of Lord Buddha with its beatific, serene expression is both rustic and well-polished, with minor uniquities that should be seen as enhancements.

 

Approx: 19cm × 28cm × 9cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Ganesh Mask

Ganesh Mask

5501

£34.80

 

Beautiful hand carved mask depicting the Hindu deity Ganesh. Ganesh is very popular for Hindus and is often known as 'the remover of obstacles.' He is easily identified by his elephant head.

Approx: 20cm × 35cm
Colours vary
Origin: Nepal

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Bhairab Mask

Bhairab Mask

NP139

£28.45

 

The Bhairab or Bhairava is a fierce manifestation of the Hindu god Shiva. Usually depicted with frowning, angry eyes, sharp teeth and flaming hair; he is associated with annihilation and is sacred to Hindus, Buddhists and Jains.

Approx: 20cm×20cm
Available in white, red or blue.
Origin: Nepal

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Bali Topeng Mask

Bali Topeng Mask

BA603

£12

 

These fascinating masks are used in a traditional Balinese dance style know as Topeng. They are jawless to allow the performers to communicate the storyline to the audience.

Approx 15cm × 15cm × 7cm
Colours vary
Origin: Indonesia

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Owl Mask

Owl Mask

BA420

£8.40

 

An interesting, intricately carved mask featuring an owl motif at the top and a man's face at the bottom. These masks have been hand carved and painted in Bali.

Approx: 30cm long
Origin: Indonesia

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Candy Skull Mask - Liquorice

Candy Skull Mask - Liquorice

BA018

£9

 

Brightly coloured wooden masks decorated in a style reminiscent of candy skulls which are made to celebrate Día de Muertos, the Mexican Day of the Dead festival. During this festival, family members and friends celebrate the lives of lost ones.

Wooden ∴ Not edible
Approx: 12cm × 18cm × 7cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Candy Skull Mask - Cream

Candy Skull Mask - Cream

BA019

£9

 

Brightly coloured wooden masks decorated in a style reminiscent of candy skulls which are made to celebrate Día de Muertos, the Mexican Day of the Dead festival. During this festival, family members and friends celebrate the lives of lost ones.

Wooden ∴ Not edible
Approx: 12cm × 18cm × 7cm  
Origin: Indonesia

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Giraffe Mask

Giraffe Mask

1584

£21.60

 

Large, decorative and wonderfully tactile mask from Bali. Each giraffe is handmade from one solid piece of lightweight Albesia wood. After the initial carving the piece is given a smooth finish and hand painted to add detail.

This abstract giraffe piece adds a wonderful safari feel to any room.

Approx. 18cm × 53cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Zebra Mask

Zebra Mask

1583

£21.60

 

Large, decorative and wonderfully tactile mask from Bali. Each zebra is handmade from one solid piece of lightweight Albesia wood. After the initial carving the piece is given a smooth finish and hand painted to add detail.

This abstract zebra piece adds a wonderful safari feel to any room.

Approx. 18cm × 53cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Palm Mask

Palm Mask

MEX138

£24

 

These fantastic traditional masks are hand made in Jalisco, Mexico and each one features a strap for wearing or hanging. Mask making in Mexico has a long history and they are usually used in dances and religious occasions. 

Colours and styles vary. Around 60cm × 50cm
Origin: Mexico

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Long Turtle Mask

Long Turtle Mask

BA2029

£9.60

 

Long hand carved wooden mask painted in a selection of bold colours and, carved with a swimming turtle design.

Approx: 13cm × 51cm × 7cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Small Mayan Mask

Small Mayan Mask

MEX096

£10

 

This small ceramic mask has been made in a style reminiscent of the ancient Maya. Each one features a piece of twine for easy hanging and is hand crafted in Mexico.

Approx: 13cm × 16cm × 6cm
Origin: Mexico

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Small Ceramic Death Mask

Small Ceramic Death Mask

MEX097

£10

 

These small masks are based upon those found in burial caches at Teotihuacan, the great metropolis of the early Mesoamericans. Each mask has been carefully hand crafted in Jalisco, Mexico and has a length of rope for ease of display.

Approx: 11cm × 12cm × 4cm
Origin: Mexico

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Small Teotihuacan Mask

Small Teotihuacan Mask

MEX098

£10

 

These beautiful hand crafted masks are based on those found in the ancient Meso-American city of Teotihuacan. Each mask is handmade in Jalisco, Mexico and features a string for ease of hanging.

Approx: 12cm × 13cm × 2cm
Origin: Mexico

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Small Maize God Mask

Small Maize God Mask

MEX099

£10

 

This fascinating ceramic mask depicts a version of the Maya maize god. He is shown with a corn headdress and large round earrings. Maize was the staple crop of the Maya and their mythology is full of references to the plant. These beautiful ceramics are made in Jalisco, Mexico. 

Approx: 13cm × 12cm × 2cm
Origin: Mexico

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Peruvian Ceramic Mask

Peruvian Ceramic Mask

PE073

£12

 

Based on the ancient masks of the pre-Columbian Chancay culture which once inhabited the central coastal region of Peru, these contemporary pieces recreate their traditional patterns and designs.

Colours & Patterns vary
Origin: Peru

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Giant Raksassa Mask

Giant Raksassa Mask

BASP001

£150

 

These intriguing masks have each been hand carved by traditional artisans in Bali, Indonesia. The Raksassa mask is used in the traditional 'Topeng' dance styles of Bali and can be literally translated as meaning "huge and strong" or simply "monster." The Balinese have a number of different dance styles that are used to educate, inform and entertain.

Sizes vary slightly but around 50cm × 40cm
Origin: Indonesia

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