Mask Item 239


8.5 H. x 6.5 W. inches

Wood and oil paint.  

Notes:  This mask represents the character "El Maizo" in the Tlacololeros Dance.  His job is to measure and sell the dead "tigre".  According to the vendor, El Maizo and El Salvador are the two most important characters in  Los Tlacololeros.

Final Quarter 20th Century