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Mask

From the Museum’s Northwest Coast Hall, a colorful mask made of copper representing a bear’s head, from the Stikine Qwan group of the Tlingit people of Alaska.

Collection Information

Catalog No: E/ 1390
Culture: TLINGIT, STIKINE QWAN
Locale: AK, WRANGELL ISLAND, WRANGELL, STIKINE QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (COPPER)
Dimensions: L:22 W:18 [in CM]
Subject: BEAR'S HEAD
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database