Large Zozobra Or Old Man Gloom Mask Santa Fe Nm Hand-made Signed Artist For Sale
Here is an incredible large Santa Fe style MARDI-GRAS MASK hand-made by a local artist which represents ZOZOBRA or OLD MAN GLOOM.Zozobra isthe star ofSanta Fe, New Mexico's annual Fiestas which kick off with the"Burning of Zozobra" a.k.a. "Old Man Gloom" - Event. To the people of Santa Fe, Zozobra / Old Man Gloom represents the hardships and difficulties of the past year. They burn the effigy to clear away the gloom and bring in a new, better year.
This incredible mask is lined in black velvet and has the artist's initials "D.S." on the rim.The real Zozobra can be as large as 49 feet.This one - which needs only a white sheet over the body to complete the look - measures approximately 32" wide x 24" tall x 24" deep (or 81.28 cm wide x 60.96 cm tall x 60.96 cm deep).
Makes a fabulous and unique mask for Mardis Gras or Fiestas de Santa Fe.
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Large Zozobra Or Old Man Gloom Mask Santa Fe Nm Hand-made Signed Artist : $149