Indonesia-Bali, mid-20th century
(L x W x D) : 14,5x13,5x9 cm
Wood, Natural pigments
This Topeng’s character is part of the Bondres’ family (clown mask) and servant. Wijil is the Younger brother of Punta
. 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.