Used Ceremonial Mask 003

$239.00

1 in stock

Description

Large Feline Spirit

Hand carved and painted balsa wood, this tribal mask was worn in the Danza/Juego de los Diablitos of 2019-2020 in the village of Rey Curre, Costa Rica.

This mask – representing a anthropomorphized jaguar-as-chieftain as seen through ‘night vision’ (black and white tones). This personage actually represents the indigenous population before the invading Spanish – quite simply, it symbolizes the native Brunka themselves.

 

  • Tribe: Brunka (Boruca)
  • Size: 8 1/2″ x 19″ (22 x 48.25 cm)
  • Artist: G. F Rojas

Additional information

Weight 2.0 kg

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