This character is a warrior that fights the Spanish Conquistadores and represents a Mayan Soldier. Notice the carved hair decorated with large sideburns on both sides and a stunning moustache. Brunette skin and dark hair are the main differences between Spanish and Mayan masks characters, the carvings are the same. Painted eyelashes and eyebrows accompanied with attractive plastic eyes and red lips give this piece a vivid look. Patina denotes use. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping!
Age: Approximately carved in the 1960’s.
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: Santa Cruz del Quiché, El Quiché
Use: Dance of the Conquest
Technique: hand carved at a Morería
Size: Approximately 8” x 7” x 5”