Telek Mask, Bali
Telek Mask
Telek Mask

Ida Anom Suryawan - Bali, Indonesia, 2012
Wood, , inner-tube rubber, oil-based paints.
(5 3/4" w. x 4" d. x 7 1/2" h.)

Resembles the traditional Javanese female mask - femininity, refinement and spiritual beauty. She is the counterpart to the more harsh character Jauk Keras. Telek is often used as part of the Baring dance where the Barong, Jauk and Telek are performed together.