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Antique Mexican Mask used in Ceremonial Dance

Price: $550.00
Origin: Mexico
Artist: unknown
Material: wood, paint, straw, string
Dimensions: 11in x 7in x 6in

This mask has a lot of character and much wear due to its use in ceremonial festivities in Mexico. This mask was carved out of a single piece of wood and painted. At some point in this masks existence, the mask was broken and repaired with string and palm that has been laced through small holes in the mask. Essentially, the mask was sewn back together in a way that adds character and charm to this antique.

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