Harbinger Owl Mask, Rey Curre village
These traditional, Brunka ceremonial masks represent themselves/their ancestors as the indigenous defenders of their territory and way of life during the onset of European invasion and colonization (a struggle for the Brunka that has not subsided).
This ‘harbinger‘ mask, worn during the 3 day duration of the Danza de los Diablitos 2019-2020 in the village of Rey Curre in the southern Pacific watershed of Costa Rica.
- Tribe: Brunka (Boruca)
- Size: 8 1/4″ x 14 1/2″ (21 x 37 cm)
- Artist: Gonzalez family