Religious Masks(25 items)
Welcome to the Religious Mask Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Religious Masks
A Work of Art
This artisan is truly gifted. I visited a wood carving workshop in Bali, and this artisans work rivals pieces created by master carvers!
Detail and craftsmanship are of the highest quality. Packaged and sent with great care. You will not be disappointed.
I have been over the moon pleased with my Novica purchases and knew that this beautiful piece of art would be amazing! It is even more beautiful in person and I cannot wait to hang it. The craftsmanship and artistry is exceptional. Absolutely recommend this handsome Buddha. You will be so pleased, Im positive.
Gung Gus Hand-painted wood sculptures and masks
"My full name is Anak Agung Gede Bagus Ari Panji Widya Pratista — such a long name given to me by my parents!"
Popular Religious Masks
Hand Made Gold Colored Wood Mask from Indonesia, "Bali Barong"$139.99
According to Indonesian mythology, is a lion-like creature that is believed to bring protection from evil. He is depicted here in this wood mask by Made Mulyani, hand-carved from acacia wood with a fierce, fanged face and intricate decorations painted gold.
Wood mask, "Beautiful Sita"
In this magnificent mahogany mask, Nyoman Subrata captures the beauty and poise of Sita, wife of Rama. Subrata works the wood with supreme mastery and exquisite detail. The smooth complexion of Sita is framed by an intricate headdress, allowing for a remarkable contrasting texture.
In the Ramayana epic, Sita is kidnapped by Rawana, the demon-king, and held hostage in his palace. Rawana coaxes Sita to stay with him and be his lover. Sita shields herself from Rawana's lust long enough for her husband, Rama, and an army of monkeys to rescue her. Sita now represents supreme devotion and compassion.
Hand Carved Suar Wood Bhoma Wall Mask from Indonesia, "Bhoma Guardian"$239.99
Ornately hand-carved from suar wood, this wall mask depicts Bhoma, a guardian spirit of Bali. Despite his fierce and frightening appearance, Bhoma is a good and friendly spirit that wards off evil. Wayan Nuliati of Indonesia presents the stunning mask.