Used Ceremonial Mask 030

$227.00

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Description

Ancestor Mask

This classic ancestor mask was worn in the Danza de los Diablitos of 2014-2015 in the principal Brunka tribal village of Boruca. Carved from one piece of balsa wood, the mask features the visage of an ancestor in the form of a kagbrú – a diablito (little devil) with a feather headdress.

The mask symbolizes the Native people in their struggle and resistance post European contact. Sold with accompanying photo documentation of its use during the traditional tribal event.

  • Tribe: Brunka (Boruca)
  • Size: 13” x 21” (33cm x 53cm)
  • Artist: G. Morales R.

Additional information

Weight 2.25 kg

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