Stunning, ancient craftsmanship by the indigenous Mehinako.

Masks are used in special rituals in several tribes. They embody the visions and spirits of the forest. Every tribe will have their own meaning and use. ⁠

SIZE
The proportion of the masks are more in line with the second picture (outside)
approximately 100-110 cm long.
width of the ‘head’ is around 45-50cm.

MADE OF
super-strong Buriti fiber, locally sourced by the Mehinako people.

MADE BY
Mehinako in the Amazon region. An indigenous tribe that still lives in a traditional way. Brought to us by social enterprise Incausa.

NOTE
This is a unique opportunity to support indigenous culture since the making of these objects helps passing ancient techniques from the elders to the young, as well maintaining their ritualistic cosmology alive.’