Presented by Masks of the World: The Boruca Revival Collection
- Origin: Boruca Indian, Costa Rica
- Style: Diablito Mask
- Carver & Used by: The talented Jorge Gonzales (Note: This masterpiece is the creation of the younger Jorge Gonzales, not to be confused with the elder of the same name. Their relation remains a mystery.)
- Historical Period: 1994-2001, a time of artistic evolution in Rey Curre
- Material: Balsa wood, painted in striking blue-red hues
This mask is a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation. While it retains the old-style design of the Diablito, it is brought to life with vibrant blue-red paint, symbolizing the fusion of past and present. The mask is a testament to the evolving artistry of the Boruca community and the younger Jorge Gonzales's unique touch.
Colors of Tradition:
The blue-red paint on the mask is not just a decorative element; it's a reflection of the Boruca's vibrant culture, their passion, and their ever-evolving artistic expression.
Head Strap & Comfort:
Ensuring a snug fit, the mask comes with a durable black rubber tube head strap. Additionally, foam cushions are thoughtfully glued inside, ensuring comfort for the wearer, showcasing the meticulous attention to detail by the carver.
Why Own This Mask?
This mask is a celebration of the Boruca's rich history and their embrace of modernity. It's a symbol of their adaptability, their artistic prowess, and their commitment to preserving their heritage while also evolving. This mask is not just a piece of art; it's a story of tradition meeting innovation.
Embrace the fusion of old and new. Place your bid now and become a part of the Boruca legacy!
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.