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 two very pointed yellow, black and white horns attached on the forehead. The face is black and has red sideburns, eyes, moustache and V design on the forehead; the back in painted gray.