Vintage Halloween Mask Mold by the American Mask Co. For Sale
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Vintage Halloween Mask Mold by the American Mask Co.

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A handcrafted 1920s fired brick mask mold used in making gauze styled Halloween masks by wrapping the mold, hand painting the face and waxing the front and back after drying to set the piece for wearing. This was an early method in mask making and were used for different caricatures some not politically correct by today's standards but was part of our American history. Model # 152 & 148 manufactured by the American Mask Co. Inc. Findlay, Ohio established in 1884-1969 closing after plastic mass produced pieces came into production. You will receive a copy of the page in the catalog of the mask and the introduction page.

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  • Condition Details
    In good vintage condition with wear from handling and use some spots from age and a few marks and small chips, please refer to the photos .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 8 in. x W 6.5 in. x D 6 in.H 20.32 cm x W 16.51 cm x D 15.24 cm
  • Seller Location
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Reference Number
    LU925117071281
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