Presented by Masks of the World: The Boruca Revival Collection
- Origin: Boruca Indian, Costa Rica
- Style: Diablito Mask – Classic
- Carver & Worn By: The renowned Sebastian Morales M
- Historical Period: 1998 – 2001, a significant era in the Boruca Village
- Material: Crafted from the lightweight and versatile Balsa wood
This painted mask, representative of the newer style, is a testament to the evolving artistry of the Boruca people. Its vibrant colors and intricate patterns are a nod to the modern era while still paying homage to the traditional Diablito design.
A Mark of Authenticity:
The unique mark on this mask isn't a flaw; it's a badge of honor. During a ceremonial dance, the heavens opened up, showering the village with rain, turning the ground into mud. This mask bears the mark of that memorable day, adding to its rich history and authenticity.
For ease of wear and display, this mask comes with a white cotton cord head strap, ensuring its safety and longevity.
Why Own This Mask?
Every mask tells a story, and this one speaks of a dance in the rain, of tradition meeting modernity, and of the passion of the Boruca people. Don't miss out on owning a piece of history that's as much art as it is a testament to resilience and culture.
Place your bid now and become a guardian of this treasured artifact!
Payments & Returns
- Payment Methods
- PayPal, Stripe
Postage & Shipping
- Item Location
- 17601, Pennsylvania, United States
- Ships To
- No pick-ups
- Shipping Instructions
We ship by United States Postal Service. We offer USPS Retail Ground®, Priority Mail® and Priority Mail International®. Items tend to be shipped within 5 business days after payment is received.
We highly recommend selecting the insurance option. Please note that we require shipping insurance on certain select items. If an item arrives damaged, photograph the damage and contact us as soon as possible for assistance.
For shipments outside the USA, please select the Priority Mail International® shipping option or your item will be delayed until other arrangements can be made.
- Returns Accepted
- Returns Policy
- We're dedicated to your satisfaction! If the mask you receive doesn't match the description exactly, just let us know. All you need to do is send it back to us. As soon as we receive it, we'll promptly process a full refund for your purchase. We're here to ensure your experience with us is nothing short of excellent.