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Starving Man Mask

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Nisga'a artist, Starving Man Mask, ca. 1885, cedar and paint, Museum Purchase: Indian Collection Subscription Fund, Rasmussen Collection of Northwest Coast Indian Art, no known copyright restrictions, 48.3.398

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Title

Starving Man Mask

Artist

Nisga'a artist (Nisga'a)

Date

ca. 1885

Medium

cedar and paint

Dimensions (H x W x D)

9 1/2 in x 8 in

Collection Area

Native American Art

Category

Northwest Coast

Ceremonial and Ritual Objects

Object Type

mask

Cultural Group

Nisga'a

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Indian Collection Subscription Fund, Rasmussen Collection of Northwest Coast Indian Art

Accession Number

48.3.398

Copyright

no known copyright restrictions

Terms

cedar

heads

masks

Northwest Coast Native American styles

paint

Location

Belluschi Building

Hoffman Wing

2nd Floor

Bruce and Mary Stevenson Gallery

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