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Forehead Mask (hamats'a) representing a mythical bird monster (huxwhukw)
Forehead Mask (hamats'a) representing a mythical bird monster (huxwhukw)
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood - Cedar And Shredded Cedar Bark ; Pigment - Black, White, Red
Dimensions:
121.9 x 142.2 x 27.9 cm (48 x 56 x 11 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Kwakiutl
Provenance:

Extended loan: three years renewable, 11/93-11/96
Keep as a loan per K. Berrin 10/21/1998.
Return to owner per K. Berrin 2/25/1999.

Accession Number:
2007.97.1
Acquisition Date:
2007-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Lauren and Patrick Hallinan

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