Comedy and Tragedy Christmas Ornament
31695 Merck Family's Old World Christmas
Material: Mouth blown, hand painted glass.
Free gift box included.
Hang Tag: The Comedy & Tragedy masks have symbolized the theater for decades and originate from Greek theater. Actors wore masks with exaggerated expressions so people sitting far off could see the character s emotions. The masks also allowed actors to play multiple characters. Masks were designed with enlarged mouths so actors could easily talk and project their voices.