Peruvian Masks(60 items)
Welcome to the Peruvian Mask Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Peruvian Masks
This is a lovely mask, extremely well crafted and painted. The detail is superb. I have several masks and this is one of my favorites.
Ana Maria Enciso Copper masks and vases
"In my work I seek to recover the folklore and joy of the Andean people."
Popular Peruvian Masks
Copper and Bronze Wall Mask Handmade in Peru, "Moche Warrior"$59.99
Angel Franco is inspired by historic customs as he crafts this mask with copper and bronze. This adapted version of the mask represents a type of insignia worn by the leader of a Moche battalion. It features foxes on either side to symbolize the leader's supremacy over all living things. They believed the he was endowed with divine spirits, and the insignia was worn to intimidate opponents.
Peruvian Archaeological Bronze and Copper Mask, "Tears of a God"$69.99
the supreme god of the Moche people, sheds two solitary tears; his face is stern and fearsome. The gesture expresses Ai Aepec's divine sensibility. Ana Maria Enciso invokes the presence of the powerful deity as she creates this extraordinary mask. She crafts the mask of copper and bronze and treats the face to a galvanized bath to achieve the distinct green finish.
Hand Made Archaeological Bronze Copper Mask, "Chavin Personage"$54.99
Angel Franco works in the style of the Chavin people, the oldest civilization of Peru dating from around 400 B.C. Heralded for their knowledge of metallurgy and textiles, their art expressed religious undertones. The artisan depicts a Chavin mask with their traditional animal iconography.