FMNH 19166.nosub[1]

  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask shown in open position. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society. Representing a shaman, which was fashioned from carved and painted cedar by Xániyus (Bob Harris) before 1893
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society.
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask shown in closed position. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society. Representing a shaman, which was fashioned from carved and painted cedar by Xániyus (Bob Harris) before 1893
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask shown in open position. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society. Representing a shaman, which was fashioned from carved and painted cedar by Xániyus (Bob Harris) before 1893
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Shown in half open position. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society.
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Shown in open position. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society.
  • 19166: Mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask. Cedar wood. Male ceremonial dance representing a sun human composite. Shown in closed position. Often transformation masks featured an outer human face and an inner animal face. The bigger and brightly colored, the more respect the owner received from others in his society.
Catalog Number: 19166.nosub[1]
Description: mask
Materials: wood
Cultural Attribution: Kwakiutl
Locality: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Vancouver Island
Accession Number: [61] World's Columbian Exposition - Department of Ethnology (Gift)
Accession Year: 1897
Other Numbers: A108352c, A104485, A104486, A104487, A108351c, A10
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Province/State: British Columbia
Collector/Source: World's Columbian Exposition - Department of Ethnology, G. Hunt
IRN: 1376729
GUID: 57e01c7c-a2ae-4d78-8b9f-9b85a7ea82d2