Male / female mask owl and lizards on top


Collection

Win and Janet Carrick Collection


Identifier

CA15


Artist

Juan Horta Castillo


Description

A painted wood carved mask with a male and female face next to each other. The faces share an eye and two lizards rest on either side of the faces. The lizards' heads are attached to the wing of an owl that sits over the central eye.


Related Person
Medium

wood

Inscription

"Taller Familiar"

Width

7in

Height

5.5in

Length

3.75in

Where Made (Region)

Tocuaro, Michoacan

Where Made (Country)

Mexico

Related place

Mexico

Name of Donor

Win and Janet Carrick