mask (dance & live theatre)

Mask of thick pottery, tempered with white grit depicting a male face with extremely robust features. These include a large moustache which terminates under the lower lip, thick lips with the upper rolled back to show teeth, heavy square eye-brows and pierced eyes. Punctuations for suspension (?) to the side of the eyes. Nose broken with body loss. Assignation to Zapotec suspect. Bushnel suspects Spanish influence.

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