Mayo Indians CO-OP Pascola Mask
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Sold Date: 02/18/2007
Channel: Online Auction
Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
The mayo region is located in the northern part of Sinaloa and southern Sonora. In Sinaloa, Mayo communities are located in the municipalities of El Fuerte, Choix, Guasave, Sinaloa de Leyva and Ahome. In Sonora, the municipalities they are located in are Alamos, Quiriego, Navojoa, Etchojoa and Huatabampo.This is a new take on a traditional style pascola dance masks. A co-op was started for the women of the tribe, who wanted to carve masks like the pacolas. This mask is a lizard. Very nicely hand carved and painted by Virginia Hernander. Carved from capal wood, and the hair is goat. This mask is 7 1/2" long and 4 1/2" wide. We prefer PayPal, but will accept money orders and checks. If paying by personal check we will hold shipment until check clears our bank. Any questions please email us.,
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