Beautiful ceremonial Jaguar Mask yellow painted with gorgeous marble eyes, yellow painted ears and a black mane confer the piece an outstanding expression. The prominent carved nose with moustaches highlights the ferocious feline. Carved teeth and a big red painted tongue give the jaguar a stunning look. The backside patina denotes lots of wear. 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: Deer Dance, Palo Volador, Test of the Rope
Technique: hand carved at a Morería
Size: Approximately 4” x 7” x 9”