Presented by Masks of the World: The Boruca Revival Collection
- Origin: Boruca Indian, Costa Rica
- Style: Diablito Mask
- Carver & Worn By: The meticulous Richardo Gomez
- Historical Period: 2002 – 2003, a time of artistic refinement in Boruca Village
This Diablito Mask is a harmonious blend of tradition and care. Tinted with remnants of yucilla vegetable dye, it exudes a soft yellow hue, symbolizing the Boruca's deep connection with nature and their surroundings. The mask's design is a testament to the community's dedication to preserving their heritage while ensuring the artifact's purity and longevity.
The gentle yellow tint from the yucilla vegetable dye is not just a decorative element; it's a reflection of the Boruca's sustainable practices and their harmonious relationship with the environment. This natural dye adds depth and character to the mask, making it a true artifact of Boruca culture.
Purity Inside Out:
Richardo Gomez, in line with common practice, meticulously cleaned the inside of the mask before selling it. This act not only ensures the mask's longevity but also showcases the carver's respect for the artifact and its future custodian.
Why Own This Mask?
Owning this mask is like holding a piece of Boruca purity and dedication. It speaks of their sustainable practices, their respect for nature, and their commitment to preserving their artifacts for generations to come. This mask is a celebration of the natural, the traditional, and the deeply personal.
Step into the world of Boruca's sustainable artistry. Place your bid now and become a custodian of their pristine 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.
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- 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.