Colima Mexico: Shaman Figure, 900

Shaman Figure Mexico

The horizontal nose mask suggests that this figure is a shaman. The projections from his head may refer to a sacred mushroom that grows in trees, or they might represent the antlers of a deer. The anomal is identified with rain and with peyote, a vision-inducing drug used by the Huichol people of the West Coast of Mexico today.

Colima Mexico: Shaman Figure, 900

Links related to Colima Mexico: Shaman Figure, 900:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*