Mexican Copper Dance Festival Mask

$950.00

Mask; Copper Sheet, Female Moon Depiction. 

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SKU: AM-003 Categories: ,

Description

Early hand cut copper sheet dance mask with cloth lined interiors, chin rest, relief decoration, perforated eyes, nostrils and mouth. Female face surrounded by a crescent moon. Few of these copper masks remain dating back to a style of Pre-columbian times that comes from the Guerrero Sierra. Exhibits age and use, minor paint loss and imperfections. Estate of Prof. Karl Lunde, NYC.

Additional information

Dimensions 16 in
Circa

Origin