model head

Japanese model head with an angry expression. It has long hair, and hair missing on the eyebrows. The mouth is open, showing teeth, and tilted downwards on the left side. The right eye is facing forwards, and the left eye is turned to the side, showing the white of the eye and red veins. The face has lifelike contours, showing veins. There is an iron nail at the top and bottom, and a string for suspension.

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