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Mask

Object TitleCara sonrienda = smiling face
Object Number:93-13-158
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 1960's
Early Date: 1960
Late Date: 1969
Section:American
Materials:Nuts
Paint
Wood
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Face
Length: 19.5 cm
Width: 16.5 cm
Depth: 9.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert M. Hill II, 1993
Other Number:#44 - Other Number

Description

"Smiling face". Curling textured hair painted gray-brown. large smile with carved upper and lower teeth painted metallic grey. Tan face, lips outlined in red. Two painted nuts for eyes; lower lashes painted. Flat, square chin.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

MAYA 2012: Lords of Time (05 May 2012 - 13 Jan 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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