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Mamuthones sculpture

The artefact

Mamuthones, the carnival mask of Sardinian tradition, with its archaic and bewitching charm, is accurately described by the ceramic sculpture made with Domenico Cubeddu’s distinctive expressive and dynamic style. The sculpture is made of refractory clay with satin finishes and colours are obtained using personal procedures.

Details

Materiali: Fire clay, Glaze
Tecniche di lavorazione: Moulding, Manual shaping, Glazing
Dimensioni: Height 27 cm; width 18 cm

Artigiano: Domenico Cubeddu
Settore: Ceramics

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Crafting technique: Moulding Manual shaping Glazing
Materials: Fire clay Glaze