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Catalog Number 2008.1.47
Object Name Mask
Description Metal mask with hair spikes on top, long eyelashes glass eyes, large ears, a beaky nose and large attached lips. Hair spikes (10 total) decrease in size off of a central larger spike. They are cut in a way more from flowing design. Large eyelashes surround eyes (about 2.25 cm long) and curl back toward mask. Glass eyes are set in metal and attached to mask at bottom, almond shaped eyes are cut into metal and open to back. Nose is angular piece of metal in a beak shaped triangle. Ears are about 10.5 cm long and are attached parallel to nose. Ears have flowers stamped onto metal. Cheeks have spots stamped as well. Lips are soldered to mask with no opening. They extend out in 3D at 1 cm. They are created in 2 parts: upper and lower lip. Back of the mask has extended hook (soldered on) for hanging

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Place of Origin Mexico, Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta
Dimensions H-26 W-23 D-5.5 cm