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Mask  (Masks and Masking)  "circa 1900"

Bob Harris (Xániyus/Xi’xaniyus), Kwakwaka\'wakw (Kwakiutl), ca. 1870-ca. 1935

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wood, paint, glass bead/beads, twine/string, iron nails

Techniques:

Carved, painted, inlaid, nailed, tied

Dimensions:

35.5 x 40.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Northwest Coast, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast

Site Name:

Vancouver Island

State:

British Columbia

Island Name:

Vancouver Island

Archipelago:

Vancouver Island Group

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1926.

Source ID:

NMAI_160709

Catalog Number:

14/9624

Album Name:

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