Ill-Mater was a fictional character commonly used by traveling entertainers.

Ill-Mater was a clown dressed in a gray costume who was always being whacked, beaten, and pushed over for slapstick entertainment. The Ill-Mater character mocked members of the Church of Ilmater.[1]


  1. Jeff Grubb and Ed Greenwood (1990). Forgotten Realms Adventures. (TSR, Inc), p. 21. ISBN 0-8803-8828-5.