Traditional Diablo Mask 007

$246.00

1 in stock

Description

“Petrified” Mask

Carved from balsa wood, this wood mask’s complex design corresponds to the traditional diablo mask-type used by the Brunka to represent themselves in their centuries-old Danza de los Diablitos. The antagonist, the toro (bull), represents the invading Spanish.

Edixon Mora L. (native of Boruca village) this mask’s creator, acheives a complex design, both in the carving as well as the multi-layered painted surface. This “petrified” diablo is certainly a stunning addition to a decorative mask collection or as wall art decor.

  • Tribe: Brunka
  • Size: 8 3/4″ x 18″ (22.25 x 46cm)
  • Artist: Edixon Mora L.

Additional information

Weight 1.8 kg

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