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Mask

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Object Number:NA5822C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Dene
Provenience: Alaska
Anvik
Culture Area: Subarctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Feather
Pigment
Height: 39 cm
Width: 34 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Leo Dimoski, 1917
Other Number:40524 - Field No SF
L/52/21 - Other Number

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.

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