• Culture/People:

    probably Heiltsuk (Bella Bella) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Mask

  • Date created:

    circa 1880

  • Place:

    Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, paint

  • Techniques:

    Carved, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Captain D.F. Tozier (1843-1926, associated with the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service) between 1894 and 1907; purchased by MAI in 1917.

  • Dimensions:

    29 x 17.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    6/8833

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, NY.

See it in the "Infinity of Nations" exhibit

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