Old Man Wood Mask Hand Carved/Painted Folk Art Bulmaro Pina Pina
Wonderful Rustic Mask
- Height- 10 3/4"
- Wide- 5 1/2"
- Depth/Deep- 4 1/2" (Measured from side of mask to nose)
- This rustic hand carved and hand painted mask was made by Mr. Busmaro Pina.
- The mask represents an old man with a flesh color face.
- Since the wood used by Busamaro are natural pieces, this mask has a large crack in the side of the face.
- The mask will not fall apart.
- He grew up going to "Dia de Los Muertos" or "Day of the Dead" to Janitzio, an island in Lake Pasquaro.
- There is a cemetery on the island, where people have been burying their love ones for many, many generations.
- Each of his figurines, masks or canoes are hand carved with local wood (copal), along with acrylic paints, wire and glue.
- Mr. Pina signs all his pieces.
- Overall, the whole mask is fun and one of a kind.
- This is a unique and a wonderful piece of Mexican folk art.
- Awesome for your home, as a gift or an office.