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Nisga'a artist, Mask, ca. 1860, human hair, paint, cedar bark, and wood, Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund, no known copyright restrictions, 46.14

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Title

Mask

Artist

Nisga'a artist (Nisga'a)

Date

ca. 1860

Medium

human hair, paint, cedar bark, and wood

Dimensions (H x W x D)

12 3/16 in x 8 3/16 in x 5 1/2 in

Collection Area

Native American Art

Category

Northwest Coast

Ceremonial and Ritual Objects

Object Type

mask

Cultural Group

Nisga'a

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund

Accession Number

46.14

Copyright

no known copyright restrictions

Terms

bark

cedar

children

eagles

human hair

masks

Northwest Coast Native American styles

paint

wood

Location

Belluschi Building

Hoffman Wing

2nd Floor

Pat and Trudy Ritz Gallery

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