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Boruca Warrior Balsa Wood Mask from Costa Rica, "Wild Spirit"

Marcos Rojas combines all of the colors of the Costa Rican jungle in this... more

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Marcos Rojas combines all of the colors of the Costa Rican jungle in this detailed mask. He carves it from balsa wood and combines rich hand-painted designs in contrasting colors throughout. The mask comes with an agave fiber loop for easy installation and is signed by the artist on the back.

Costa Rica's Boruca people have become famous for the whimsical masks that they create for their annual "Dance of the Devils" feast. During the festival, people perform a series of dances reenacting the Spanish conquest clad in masks meant to ward off evil spirits.

  • 0.14 kgs
  • 0.3 lbs
  • 28 cm H x 17 cm W x 12 cm D
  • 11" H x 6.75" W x 4.7" D

  • Balsa wood, agave fiber cord
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Costa Rica.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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ZQUE

From Seattle, Washington

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05/02/2022

"Absolutely gorgeous"

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I fell in love with this mask as soon as I saw it and knew I had to have it. The workmanship is beautiful. Thank you so much for this incredible piece. I love it!

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Spirit of the Jaguar, Multicolor Balsa Wood Jaguar Mask from Costa Rica

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Nancy

From United States

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03/10/2022

"Exquisite!!"

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This mask is incredible! The wood used is really interesting and the colors and design are so beautiful. It looks gorgeous on my wall and definitely draws the eye!

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Spirit of the Jaguar, Multicolor Balsa Wood Jaguar Mask from Costa Rica

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