Tolai. <em>Lor Mask</em>, 19th century. Frontal bones of human skull, parinarium nut paste, clay, wood, human hair, fiber, pigment, 8 3/8 x 5 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. (21.3 x 14.6 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 01.1521. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 01.1521_view1_acetate_bw.jpg)

Lor Mask

Artist:Tolai

Medium: Frontal bones of human skull, parinarium nut paste, clay, wood, human hair, fiber, pigment

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Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 8 3/8 x 5 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. (21.3 x 14.6 x 8.3 cm)

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Accession Number: 01.1521

Image: 01.1521_view1_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Frontal bones of human skull molded over with clay to form mask. Human hair bound to rattan was then attached to top edge of mask. Sides of mask are serrated. Condition: Fair. Previous horizontal break just above the eyes has been repaired numerous times. The serrated edge has broken off below the mouth.

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