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Indonesian decorative masks

Wayang is a Javanese word which means (a particular kind of) theatre. Among various kinds of wayang, one of them is wayang wong (human wayang), in which the players are wearing masks (in Indonesian : topeng, or in Javanese language : gedog), thus the name.

Originally made from wood, nowadays you can find them made from various materials, and becoming a highly coveted piece of arts.

Shot with Canon 50D, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L, shot @ 1/25, f/4.5, ISO 1600