University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-175-31
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Height: 55.88
Width: 40.64
Depth: 25.4
Credit Line:Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917
Other Number6/9135 - Collector Number


Human face. handle bound across back. Simply carved. Pupils, nostrils and five spaces between teeth round piercings. Large beaked nose. Two black raven heads, with natural-wood-colored eyes and red mouth-openings, nailed, hornlike, above eyebrows. Blue paint: curved eyebrows, "whites" of eyes, designs on cheeks. Red paint: two dashes each side of face; upper lip; each side of chin.

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