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Dance mask of Kuda Narawangsa, late 19th century - wood, gold, gemstones, leather, horse hair. Yogyakarta, Central Java, Indonesia. National Museum of Indonesia, Jakarta. Photo courtesy

Topeng dance drama, Dieng, East Java This character is a popular one from the traditional dance-drama that is performed all over the country. Though it is missing a fragment from the top edge of the head, it is still very handsome on the wall. No attempt has been made to antique it for the commercial market. It is a nice piece of authentic Javanese folk art

9,000-year-old limestone mask from the Judean desert, among the earliest sculptural types to survive from the ancient Near East.

Etruscan art, faun.||| The Etruscans are overlooked by many, when they were the ones who provided us many technological ques we use today, that we mistakenly think the Romans gave us alternatively.