This exquisite Venetian Masquerade Mask is a very traditional style of the 'Joker' a common character in the Commedia dell'Arte in ancient times. It features rich colours of red, black and gold with 11 arcing red and black extensions, each one ornately finished with a bell and a pearl like bead. Each of these extensions is finished in gold braid and gold braid with a red cord surrounds the face of the mask.The colours used are rich and lavish, with the face of the mask having an enigmatic smile. The painted decoration around the eyes is a pattern alternating in gold, red and black with each border defined by a line in gold relief.This stunning Joker mask measures 450mm high x 400mm wide (17¾" x 15¾") approximately.Click on the image above to see this wonderful Venetian masquerade mask in more detail and click through to the second image to see a close up of the face of the mask.Add this wonderful Venetian Masquerade mask to your shopping cart now! It will make a fantastic gift or a wonderful decoration in your home.