We have always considered and collected these commercial masks and helmets as industries tribal art. Examples can be elegant in their simplicity or bazaar and complex. They are always unique, suprising and filled with personality.
1800s Wig Makers Most Beautiful Wooden Head
This is an extremely rare and beautiful wig or hat makers head. It has been said that this example was modeled after the female robot in the movie Metropolis. It is untouched and original. The worn patina is just the way we like to find them. Its the best example we have ever found.... 13" tall... $1600