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Novica "Inca Offering" Paper Mache Mask Set

SKU#  10006903
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Why We Love It

Traditionally worn for sacrificial rites, the Inca masks represented in Novica "Inca Offering" Paper Mache Mask Set were considered as amulets to communicate with the gods and ask for their favor. Peruvian artist Jaime Zapata handcrafts the masks from a combination of paper-mache and plaster of Paris; the masks are adorned with jute headdresses.

Details & Dimensions

  • Novica "Inca Offering" Paper Mache Mask Set is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic
  • Set of 2 masks, crafted by the artist of paper-mache, jute and plaster of Paris
  • Imported from Peru
  • About the artist: Jaime Zapata Espinoza is dedicated to creating masks inspired by his profound Peruvian roots. Made with loving patience, each mask is unique and can express every feeling in the human heart, from happiness to deep sorrow.
  • Made in Peru
4"W x 1.5"D x 9.5"H

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