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Thunderbird Mask

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Kwakwaka'wakw artist, Thunderbird Mask, 1880/1890, wood, paint, and hair, Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund, no known copyright restrictions, 46.16

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Title

Thunderbird Mask

Artist

Kwakwaka'wakw artist (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Date

1880/1890

Medium

wood, paint, and hair

Dimensions (H x W x D)

9 in x 11 in x 16 in

Collection Area

Native American Art

Category

Northwest Coast

Ceremonial and Ritual Objects

Object Type

mask

Cultural Group

Kwakwaka'wakw

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund

Accession Number

46.16

Copyright

no known copyright restrictions

Terms

hair

Kwakiutl

masks

Northwest Coast Native American styles

paint

wood

Place Made

Created in: Vancouver Island

Location

Belluschi Building

Hoffman Wing

2nd Floor

Pat and Trudy Ritz Gallery

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