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Huxwhukw Mask

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Charlie James, Huxwhukw Mask, ca. 1900, red cedar, red cedar bark, feathers, paint, and string, Museum Purchase: Indian Collection Subscription Fund, Rasmussen Collection of Northwest Coast Indian Art, no known copyright restrictions, 48.3.409

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Title

Huxwhukw Mask

Artist

Charlie James (Kwakwaka'wakw, 1870-1938)

Date

ca. 1900

Medium

red cedar, red cedar bark, feathers, paint, and string

Dimensions (H x W x D)

13 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 32 in

Collection Area

Native American Art

Category

Northwest Coast

Ceremonial and Ritual Objects

Object Type

mask

Cultural Group

Kwakwaka'wakw

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

48.3.409

Copyright

no known copyright restrictions

Terms

bark

bird

birds

feather

Kwakiutl

masks

Northwest Coast Native American styles

paint

red cedar

string

wood

Place Made

Created in: Alert Bay

Location

Belluschi Building

Hoffman Wing

2nd Floor

Pat and Trudy Ritz Gallery

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