Lenten Mask Item Number: 2743/18 from the MOA: University of British Columbia


Carved wood mask with beard. Face mask with cut-out openings is painted red with black paint on prominent brows, thick mustache, and eyes. The long beard adhered to the chin is the leg fur of a small animal, with paw and claws attached. The interior is unpainted and lined with strips of gray foam. String is attached to eye hooks at top and sides.


Field collected in Portugal from the 'Santos Oficios' craft shop in Lisbon.