Leather Jaguar Ceremonial Masks from Zitlala Guerrero, Mexico For Sale
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Leather Jaguar Ceremonial Masks from Zitlala Guerrero, Mexico

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These masks depict jaguars and tigers used in ceremonies dedicated to a combative nature of feline/canine dances. Also used to enhance fertility and agriculture success. They are made of leather so they are like helmets to wear as there would be combat with sticks during the ceremony. Have some in red and green. Materials used are: leather, paint, mirror for eyes and boar bristles. They are hand-sewn, painted and fashioned by each individuals ideas.

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  • Place of origin
  • Condition
    Good.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 10.5 in. x W 14 in. x D 9 in.

    H 26.67 cm x W 35.56 cm x D 22.86 cm

  • Seller location
    Nogales, AZ
  • Reference number
    LU88058751013

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