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Object Number:NA5822A
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Athapaskan
Ingalik
Provenience: Alaska
Anvik
Culture Area: Subarctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Feather
Pigment
Height: 31 cm
Width: 26 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Leo Dimoski, 1917
Other Number:12020 - Field No SF

Description

Oval wooden mask with slot eyes and mouth. "Halo" of three bent splints with inserted white feathers. Face painted white with black hair, red cheek-spots and black "spectacle" eyes, eyebrows and five lines radiating downward from mouth.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

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