This vintage Mexican mask is large and lively, featuring a man's face with a fish body on top of his head. One of the fish's fins broke at some point, and the repair is rough and not well-done, although it's adhered completely. Still, even with that unelegant fix, the piece is charming. It is typical of masks made in Guererro, Mexico--the man with expressive blue eyes, slightly bulbous pointed nose, large ears, and big black moustache and beard. Has a type of shoestring for hanging, which I would definitely replace with something sturdy before placing on a wall. Some small areas where the wood and/or paint has flaked.
The mask measures about 16" tall by about 10" across and extends about 6-1/2" from the wall. Weighs about 1.6 pounds.
Whimsical folk art.
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