Detailed Folk Art - Large Carved Wooden Eagle Wall/Display Mask. Chiapas, Mexico.
Excellent quality design, hand carved by Mexican artisans from Chiapas, Mexico. Weight: 4 lbs., Height: 15 in., Length: 10 in, Width: 6 in.
This mask represents Life and Death of the Aztec warriors. The Eagle symbolizes the brave front line "special forces" that were expected to fight to the death. However, only those who came from nobility are allowed to wear the Eagle mask.