Gorgeous yellow and black painted bull mask with wooden horns. The licking tongue in his snout show the animal’s fury. The black painted forehead and eyes are highlighted with low relieve details. Notice the two carved-in holes in the forehead that enable the dancer to see. Different layers of paint and patina on the back denote use. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping.
Age: Approximately carved in the 1940’s.
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: San Cristobal, Totonicapán
Use: Bull Dance, Mexican’s Dance
Technique: hand carved at a Morería
Size: Approximately 10” x 12” x 9” (horns included)