University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:NA5824
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Athapaskan
Ingalik
Provenience: Alaska
Anvik
Culture Area: Subarctic (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Paint
Leather
Height: 45.5 cm
Width: 29.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Leo Dimoski, 1917

Description

Massive oval-shaped wooden mask with angular nose and pegs set in for teeth. Face painted white with black spectacle eyes and mustache, olive green forehead. Two cubical "horns" on forehead painted red.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven's Journey: The World of Alaska's Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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