SKU: B23269UTO
Availability: In Stock
$57.71 $109.42

  • Size: 13" H x 10" W x 2.8" D

  • Authentic: an original NOVICA artisan handcrafted fair trade product.

  • Certified: comes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.

  • Exceptional Artisan Quality by Angel Ceron - crafted with care to be treasured for years to come.

  • Product info: Ceramic

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    About this item: Drawing on a lifelong study of Mexico's pre-Hispanic cultures, Angel Cerón creates a mask of his own design. It depicts a personage wearing a feathered headdress surrounded by small human skulls. "This mask is based on the cult of death," the artisan says. "In the month of August, the Aztecs celebrated the festival of the dead when loved ones were honored and remembered. It was called Miccailhuitonitli."Features an aged antique finishHand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightlyIntended as wall decorMay present subtle cracksSigned by the artist

    About our Artist: Angel Ceron comes from a family with generations of artisan experience. He learned the family ceramic techniques from his father, Antonio Ceron Orta, a renowned artisan. Angel began a long study of Mexico's pre-Hispanic cultures and learned the Nahuatl language spoken in ancient Mesoamerica. He uses clay from northern Oaxaca state, the only clay of this kind in Mexico and perhaps in the world. The unique characteristics of this yellow clay make it ideal for his work....

    NOVICA Decorative Archaeological Large Ceramic Mask Earthtone 'Honoring Death' - B23269UTO