Mask

About this object

Narrative

Field collected in Portugal from the 'Santos Oficios' craft shop in Lisbon.

Physical description

Mask made of light painted metal . Eyes, mouth and nose are cut-outs, with a piece of folded metal soldered on in three spots over the nose. and a gold spotted purple tongue attached below the mouth. Face has a red brow, mouth and eyes, and a black face and chin; the back is painted gray.