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Half Man, Half Wolf  (Masks and Masking)  "1968-1969"

Edward Kiokun, Cup\'ik [Mekoryuk, Nunivak Island], 1903-1998

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1968-1969

Materials:

Driftwood, paint, feather/feathers, sinew

Techniques:

Carved, painted

Dimensions:

9.5 x 48.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Cup'ik, Cup'ik [Mekoryuk, Nunivak Island], Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

Site Name:

Nunivak Island

County:

Calista Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Nunivak Island

Archipelago:

Bering Sea Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) between 1968-1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271445

Catalog Number:

25/5580

Album Name:

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