FMNH 85844.nosub[1]

  • 85844: Mask of red cedar, power who
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Mask of red cedar, power who first brought salmon to the west coast of Vancouver Island. Eyes and mouth movable, white feathers on top, small wooden salmon hanging from chin.
  • 85844: Mask of red cedar, power who
    Photographer: Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Salmon Mask of red cedar. Represents the power who first brought salmon to the west coast of Vancouver Island. Eyes and mouth movable, white feathers on top, small wooden salmon hanging from chin. Hall 10 Case 18. Dismantled Oct 1979. Record before deinstallation
Catalog Number: 85844.nosub[1]
Description: mask
Materials: cedar, cedar bark, cloth, feather, paint
Cultural Attribution: Nootka, Clayoquot
Locality: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Clayoquot, Vancouver Island
Accession Number: [883] C. F. Newcombe (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1904
Other Numbers: 1613, 104020
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Province/State: British Columbia
City/Town: Clayoquot
Collector/Source: Charles F. Newcombe, Ethnological Expedition to the North Pacific Coast - Tsimshian - 1904-1905
IRN: 1443394
GUID: 139acb7b-68e6-4ccf-83ac-fe57bf56f5fb