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Product ID: 359426

Hand-Carved Wood Jaguar Warrior Mask from Guatemala, "Face of a Warrior"

byJose Canil Ramos: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (111)
Framed by the open mouth of a fierce jaguar, the face of a Mayan warrior is... more

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Framed by the open mouth of a fierce jaguar, the face of a Mayan warrior is depicted in this mask from Guatemala. Jose Canil Ramos designs this stunning mask, which is carved by hand from pinewood. One half of the warrior's face is a skull, a nod to the more grisly consequences of war.

  • 0.60 kgs
  • 1.3 lbs
  • 23 cm H x 18 cm W x 8.5 cm D
  • 9" H x 7" W x 3.3" D

  • Pinewood
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

111

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09/19/2020

"Beautiful"

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So pretty, made with care. Love the cheerful, pink colors!

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09/19/2020

"Love this piece of art"

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Beautifully made and nicely packed. Thank you!

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09/04/2020

"Gorgeous"

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So pretty

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Loving Angel, Hand-Painted Wood Loving Angel Sculpture from Guatemala

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From Oregon

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06/30/2020

"beautiful"

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we collect masks from around the world and this one is so beautiful! a plus to our collection

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From Fuquay Varina, NC, USA

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06/08/2020

"My mother loved these angels..."

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I bought two of these for my mother and she loved them, now they are a blessing in an empty house.

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Angel of Gratitude, Hand Painted Angel Wood Sculpture

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05/07/2020

"Favorite mask"

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great quality, beautifully done. Our favorite in our mask collection.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Jose suffers from a rare facial nerve paralysis and is currently treating the condition with physical therapy.

Jose is a very talented wood carver. He first learned when he was just ten years old from his father. This art has been passed down for generations and Jose plans to continue the tradition and teach his son how to carve.

Jose Canil Ramos has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $250 and the most recent for $2100. Proceeds were used to invest in wood, saws, paints, and sandpaper for production.

Jose's work helps generate employment opportunities for those in his community. With the sales from NOVICA, he can employ other artisans and help change the lives of his workers.

Jose hires several people in his community which provides them with a stable income for supporting their families.

 
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