San Martin Tilcajete, OaxacaThe Zorro Mask is made of zompantle wood, carved and decorated by hand with special care by artisans and artisans from San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca. The Casa Cruz family workshop, founded by the master craftsman known as "the initiator" of the tradition of carving wood in different formats, takes special care to remove the excess wood to leave unique, special designs that are different from what can be found in the other workshops. These pieces represent the tradition of each person's nahuales, where depending on the day and year you were born, there is a special animal that will protect you until the day you die. The Zorro Mask works as a decorative object and belongs to a series of animals that you can collect.
Craft technique: Wood
Measurements: 17.5 x 11.5 x 11 cm
Material: Zompantle wood