Mexican Masks(82 items)
Welcome to the Mexican Mask Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Mexican Masks
favorite ceramic mask
it is made so intricately - almost antique .... i have it in my library - but would look beautiful in any room
A great conversation piece
My students all remark on this mask that is hanging on my office wall. Its a wonderful piece. I plan to buy more of his artwork in the future.
By Thomas W
Ceramic Wall Mask, Noble Eagle.
Angel Cerons Wall Masks are Beautiful - solidly and artistically made with wonderful, muted earth-tone colors. The Mask has been hung on the wall, along with ?Quetzalcoatl Revered? Ceramic Wall Mask, flanking the Chest of Drawers in my Guest Bedroom.
Angel Ceron Artisan Association Ceramic replicas and figurines
"Now that I'm retired, I can dedicate my time to my great passion – representing my pre-Hispanic cultural heritage."
"I've been working hand-in-hand with NOVICA since 2003. It was my nephew, Eduardo Escamilla, who suggested I work with NOVICA, and I found the project to be spectacular. As you may know, I'm an engineer by profession but I feel an overwhelming passion for our... read more
Popular Mexican Masks
Hand Painted Ceramic Mayan Turtle Mask from Mexico, "Sun and Moon Tortoise"$47.99
Depicting a Mayan myth from ancient times, this ceramic mask from Mexico features hand-painted designs that are full of life, presented by artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association. Included in the mask is the myth of the tortoise, which says that during the destruction of the world, the sun and the moon both fled beneath the shell of a tortoise, which saved their lives. In much of Mayan imagery, the sun and the moon are often associated with the tortoise, shown here on the surface of this beautiful mask that brings a touch of pre-Hispanic culture to any home.
Handcrafted Mexican Ceramic Aztec Eagle Warrior Mask, "Aztec Eagle Warrior"$89.99
A youthful face represents one of the renowned Aztec Eagle warriors, an elite infantry comprised of pre-Hispanic noblemen. Working in ceramic, artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association create an original mask that is faithful to Mexico's ancient historical record.
Life and Death Pre-Hispanic Mask Ceramic Replica, "Aztec Duality"$49.99
Artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association are inspired by the concept of duality in Aztec spirituality and art for the design of this mask. "Existential duality between life and death is at the root of all conflict within oneself, and in relationship with others. We are born with both impulses, that of living and evolving, and that of dying," explain the Mexican artisans. Experts in pre-Hispanic art, the artisans craft a ceramic mask in which the green side of the face symbolizes life, and the other represents a skull. An ornate headdress with serpents, an eagle and two suns underscore the divine theme of this mask.
Handcrafted Ceramic Mask from Teotihuacan, "Quetzalcoatl in Teotihuacan"$77.99
A yellow serpent with jade green feathers crowns this intriguing mask from the ancient city of Teotihuacan. A highly revered deity in Mexico's ancient civilizations, Quetzalcoatl was related to the gods of wind, dawn, merchants, knowledge and art. Artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association craft the piece of yellow clay from Oaxaca, colored with mineral tints.