Vejigante de Puerto Rico

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Title

Vejigante de Puerto Rico

Subject

Afropuertorican
plena
los vejigantes

Description

Handmade and hand-painted paper-mache vejigante mask. There are two main types of vejigante masks found in Puerto Rico, those made from coconuts, more common to the Loíza area and those made of paper-mache, more common to Ponce and Mayaguez.

Creator

Vanessa Jones

Date

2009-04-23

Rights

© Vanessa Jones

Format

jpeg

Language

en

Type

Digital Image

Identifier

20090422losvejigantesresidency4.jpg

Coverage

New Brunswick, NJ

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Original Format

Digital Image

Physical Dimensions

2592 × 3872

Files

20090422losvejigantesresidency4.jpg

Citation

Vanessa Jones, “Vejigante de Puerto Rico,” Raíces Cultural Center Digital Archive, accessed January 24, 2022, https://archive.raicesculturalcenter.org/items/show/91.

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