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Used Ceremonial Mask 021 SOLD

Shapeshifter

The mask represents the Brunka themselves in the personage of a shapeshifter – the diablito.  This traditional mask, conceived as a transformation mask: jaguar to human (part of Brunka cosmology). It was ‘played’, or worn, during the three days of the violent pitched battle between the many diablitos and the xamán (bull) – in the Danza de los Diablitos of  2016-2017 in the village of Boruca, Costa Rica.

Valuable photo of mask being worn in the danza accompanies this piece.

  • Tribe: Brunka (Boruca)
  • Size: 9 1/4″ x 13” (23.5 x 33cm)
  • Artist: Gabriel Leiva
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