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Ceramic mask, 'Maya Night Voyage'

Item # 47705
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Hieroglyphs color the blackened visage of a sleeping man, suggesting midnight's darkness. Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza works in ceramic to create a replica of the funeral masks used by the ancient Maya. Modern artisans utilize the same materials and techniques as in pre-Hispanic times to create this poignant portrait.
  • 8.1" H x 7.5" W x 2.8" D
  • Weight: 1.4 lb
  • Ceramic
  • Offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.

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Artisan: Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza

Artisan Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza says, 'I love my country and our handicrafts are a reflection of El Salvador. I'm strongly attracted to the Maya culture and pre-Hispanic ceramics. It would be a shame if this tradition were lost, so we teach new artists the ancient techniques. We don't only craft objects that are pretty. They are linked to history and the ancient Maya culture, one of the most important in the history of humanity. Despite the centuries, ours is a culture that is still alive.'

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