Presented by Masks of the World: The Boruca Revival Collection
- Origin: Boruca Indian, Costa Rica
- Style: Diablito Mask
- Carver: A mystery to be unraveled, Unknown
- Historical Period: Crafted in the 1990s and last used in 2002-03, a significant era in Boruca Village
- Material: Balsa wood, a canvas for the natural wood color, vegetated dye, and commercial paint
This Diablito Mask is an enigma, a silent testament to the unnamed hands that crafted it. Its design, a blend of natural wood color, vegetated dye, and commercial paint, speaks of the Boruca's deep connection with nature and their adaptability to modern influences. The mask is a beautiful representation of the community's artistic diversity and the mysteries it holds.
The mask's colors, derived from natural vegetated dye, are a tribute to the Boruca's harmonious relationship with their environment. The commercial paint adds a touch of modernity, showcasing the community's ability to blend tradition with contemporary influences.
Crafted from twisted plant fiber, the head strap is a nod to the Boruca's sustainable practices and their reverence for nature. It ensures a secure fit, allowing the mask to be worn or displayed with pride.
Why Own This Mask?
Owning this mask is like holding a piece of Boruca mystery. It speaks of unnamed artisans, of the community's bond with nature, and of their journey through time. This mask is a celebration of the known and the unknown, the seen and the unseen.
Dive into the mystery of the Boruca. Place your bid now and own a piece of enigmatic history!
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.