Mexican Masks(80 items)
Welcome to the Mexican Mask Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Mexican Masks
A great conversation piece
My students all remark on this mask that is hanging on my office wall. Its a wonderful piece. I plan to buy more of his artwork in the future.
By Thomas W
Ceramic Wall Mask, Noble Eagle.
Angel Cerons Wall Masks are Beautiful - solidly and artistically made with wonderful, muted earth-tone colors. The Mask has been hung on the wall, along with ?Quetzalcoatl Revered? Ceramic Wall Mask, flanking the Chest of Drawers in my Guest Bedroom.
By Thomas W
Quetzalcoatl Wall Mask
Angel Cerons Wall Masks are Beautiful - solidly and artistically made with wonderful, muted earth-tone colors. The Mask has been hung on the wall, along with Noble Eagle Ceramic Wall Mask, flanking the Chest of Drawers in my Guest Bedroom.
Angel Ceron Artisan Association Ceramic replicas and figurines
"Now that I'm retired, I can dedicate my time to my great passion – representing my pre-Hispanic cultural heritage."
"I've been working hand-in-hand with NOVICA since 2003. It was my nephew, Eduardo Escamilla, who suggested I work with NOVICA, and I found the project to be spectacular. As you may know, I'm an engineer by profession but I feel an overwhelming passion for our... read more
Popular Mexican Masks
Beaded Huichol Mask Mexican Folk Art Handmade in Mexico, "Estrella"$187.99
A brilliant star lances mystic rays across the forehead of this beaded mask by Higinio Hernandez. It casts white light on the or “corn plant,” its golden ears ready to harvest. the scorpion stands guard over the corn on either side of the mouth, and or “peyote” buttons, adorn cheeks and chin. Jicuri is the centerpiece of Huichol ritualism, revered for its curative properties and its ability to enlighten those who partake of it. beads patiently placed one at a time on a papier mache base. Beeswax is used instead of glue. His masks reveal the rich cosmology of the Huichol people and add color and life to any setting.
Because each mask is individually crafted without a pattern, small details may vary, such as the color of a flower or symbol, but without affecting the original design.
Care instructions: Since this exquisite mask is made with the traditional process of attaching the beads with wax, do not expose this piece to direct heat or light, which may cause the wax to dry or soften and thus loosen the beads.
Ochre-Amber Ceramic Jaguar Decorative Mask Wall Art, "Spying Jaguar"$29.99
This ceramic jaguar mask looks out from its place on the wall, keeping an eye on all that is going on. Hand painted with great detail, the mask is an ochre-tinged amber brown with black accents. Handcrafted by Mexican artisans Juan and Lorensa, the mask has two holes in the back for easy hanging on a wall.
Aztec Archaeological Ceramic Mask, "Three Ages of Man"$99.99
A mask built of layers seem to break open, revealing a living youth within. The wrinkled visage of an aged man frames him, and the outermost mask represent the dead. Working in ceramic, artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association create an enigmatic replica. The original piece is thought to belong to the Teotihuacan culture and is displayed in the Museum of San Ildefonso in Mexico City.
Earthtone Quetzalcoatl Handcrafted Ceramic Wall Mask, "Quetzalcoatl Revered"$29.99
Inspired by the Aztec deity Quetzalcoatl, artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association handcraft a ceramic wall mask of the feathered serpent. The mask has the head of a snake, fangs bared, topped with a headdress of grand plumage. The mask can be hung on a wall with the sueded leather cord loop attached to the top of the headdress.