Indonesia-Bali, mid-20th century
(L x W x D) : 14x14,5x9 cm
Wood, Natural pigments
This Topeng’s character is part of the Bondres’ family (clown mask) and servant. Punta is generally played in duo. He introduces himself by singing, then, with his accomplice, he continues in a comic sparring match. He is oftenly used for families’ ceremonies. A theatre is totally dedicated to him: the Bondres Topeng.