I.The Literature Study
1. The Definition of Clown (Wikipedia)
The Clown are connical streotypically characterized by their groteque appearance stylistic makeup,color hair,outlandish costume, unussually large foot wera,red nose,etc. who entertain spectactator by acting in a hilanous fashion.
2. The Type of Clown act
Greatly variations ,altough some find clown to be scarry, their intended purpose us to entertain people,especially young children.
Berger writes that it seem plausible that folly and fooly,like religion and magic, meet somedeeply rooted needs, like human society. For these reason clowing is often considered an important part of training as a physical performances dicipline,partly because tricky subject master can be dealth, but also because is required a high level risk and play in the performance.
3. Ancient clown collection
(compile by @copyright Dr Iwan S 2010, from many vintage books , also from Indonesian native Tionghoa , Batakks ,Dayaks and papua interview information)
(1)The ancient Greece Clown
The westren clown developed from a broad fratition of histotical performance Crown like comedian in ancient Greece or Greeks(wikipedia)
(2)The Indonesian native Tionghoa clown
All Tionghoa native clown were :
(a)the Devil Clown for safety protections amulet statue ,their face like bagger
or anti evil figurelike Qillin against the bad spirit.
(b) The Smilling Goddesh or Budha clown, the face smilling with big belly(abdomen),in Indonesia Gendut)
for wealthy Fengshui amulet in form small or Bigger Statue .
(3) The Indonesia native Battaks,Dayaks and Papua
All the this Indonesian ethnic art clown in the scarinh antidevil figure small statue or masked for protect from bad spirit.
All the Ancient Indonesia clown collection found during Dr Iwan S. travelling around Indonesi between 1960 until 1979. after that very difficult to found the original ancient antidevil clown amulet with best patina, many found the modern clown amulet circa 1980-1990 and now willn’t found anymore during the last visit between 2000 -2009. This the first Indonesian reportt,remember @cpyright Dr Iwan S.2010
II.THE ANCIENT GREECE CLOWN
1. THE ANCIENT GREECE CLOWN ARTIFACT
2. THE ANCIENT GREECE CLOWN MASKED
3. THE ANCIENT GREECE CLOWN COIN
III. THE ANCIENT INDONESIA CLOWN
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1.THE CHINESE ANCIENT CLOWN FOUND IN INDONESIA
(1) YUAN SAFETY CLOWN (QINGPAI QILLIN CERAMIC)
(2) MING FENGSUI (LONGLIFE AND WEALTHY)CLOWN
(a) Ming Monkey Goddest Clown (Sun Go Khong) the guard of Quan Yin Budha
(b) Ming Monkey Clown Ceramic (safety bruss washer)
(c) Ming Antidevil Clown statue: 2 items
(d) Ming safety clown (Qillin)
(e) Ming Smile Goddest clown (Smilling Budha-weatlhy goddest)
(f) Ming Roster clown(gambling goddest)
(g) Qing anti devil Clown mask
(h) Qing smilling Goddest Clown amulet
(i) Qing smilling Goddest mask.
2. THE ANCIENT NATIVE INDONESIAN CLOWN
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(1.) JAVA PUNAKAWAN WAYANG CLOWN PAINTING
(2) DAYAK ANTIDEVIL(SAFETY) CLOWN AMULET
(3) PAPUA ANTIDEVIL (SAFETY) CLOWN AMULET
(4) SRIVIJAYA GODDEST CLOWN STATUE
(5) SRIVIJAYA ANKOR CLOWN STATUE
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