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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mask

A mask is an object normally worn on the face, typically for protection, disguise, performance, or entertainment. Masks have been used since antiquity for both ...

www.historyofmasks.net

Masks are only one of things that are common for the whole of humanity. They appeared almost at the same time everywhere and are used for the same things:  ...

www.britannica.com/art/mask-face-covering/The-functions-and-forms-of-masks

Other masks are used on festive occasions or to portray characters in a dramatic performance and in reenactments of mythological events. Masks are also used ...

www.westernunion.com/blog/cultural-masks-of-the-world

Jul 19, 2016 ... Learn the meanings behind some of the most fascinating masks from around ... Worn during Carnival in Venice, these world-famous masks date back to the 13th century. .... 10 of the Hardest Things for Expats to Get Used to.

www.anymask.com/forandfunofm.html

Other masks are used on festive occasions or to portray characters in a dramatic performance and in re-enactments of mythological events. Masks are also used ...

themascherade.com/contents/en-us/d5_Page_5.html

Venetian masks are a centuries-old tradition of Venice, Italy. The masks are typically worn during the Carnival (Carnival of Venice), but have been used on many ...

www.artyfactory.com/africanmasks/information/african-mask-functions.htm

African Masks - The Function of an African Mask. Tribal masks are used to represent the spirits of ancestors or to control the forces of good and evil.

www.dictionary.com/browse/mask

Mask definition, a covering for all or part of the face, worn to conceal one's identity. ... the eyes, over the cheeks, and usually over the nose: used by skin divers.

museum.msu.edu/Exhibitions/Virtual/Mask/dialog/Masks_on_stage.html

Masks are also fundamental elements of theater and staged performances in ... Mystery plays told Biblical stories and masks were used to portray the devil, ...

etc.ancient.eu/photos/12-ancient-masks

Nov 28, 2014 ... Masks were used for a wide variety of purposes across many ancient cultures. Some of the most common purposes were as funerary masks for ...