Antique Mexican Masks
Mask Item 212
Price Upon Request
9" W. 'measured from base of ears' x 10.5" H. x 25" C. 'measured over mouth'
Leather, peccary bristles, nylon cord, wire, mirrors and oil-base paint.
3rd Quarter 20th Century
Observations: Oldest mask of this type on this site. Mask dates from a long-gone era when ritual combatants sometimes were beaten to death.
Provenance provided to buyer.