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Object Number:NA8540
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Skeena River
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Length: 28.1 cm
Width: 22.9 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918
Other Number:SA 20 - Other Number


Carved and painted wooden mask. The face is painted black and red with different designs on the right and left halves. The proper left is painted red with a tall ovoid in symbolic motifs. The proper right is painted with the same design but with black lines segmenting the design. The eyebrows are painted in the same style- red with segmented black lines. The lips and nostrils are painted black. Eyes are cut out and painted black surrounding the eye holes.

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