FMNH 85480.nosub[1]

  • 85480: mask and outfit [Skaikhwey or
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask representing a fox or wolf, hinged lower jaw and Skwaikhwey Spirit Mask.
  • 85480 Sitsem, mask
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Skaikhwey or Sxwayxwey (Skhwaikhwey) raven face spirit Mask. Maple wood, bird's head with large projecting eyes, curved beak. Feather dusters used as ornamentation
Catalog Number: 85480.nosub[1]
Description: mask + outfit
Materials: maple wood, feather
Cultural Attribution: Salish, Coastal
Locality: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
Accession Number: [871] C. F. Newcombe (Expedition)
Accession Year:
Other Numbers: 1205
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Province/State: British Columbia
City/Town: Nanaimo
Collector/Source: Charles F. Newcombe, Ethnological Expedition to Northwest Coast of America - Haida - 1903-1904
IRN: 1443296
GUID: cc85d98b-c3a2-467f-b356-9c5058b0b4ea