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Frontal view of a historic Kwakwaka'wakw mask representing the sun and/or a thunderbird with large eyes, beak and a figure on top
Profile view of a painted Kwakwaka'wakw mask representing the sun and/or a thunderbird with a small figure sitting on top

Sun or Thunderbird Mask

Kwakwaka'wakw
Vancouver Island, BC

late 19th century

wood, paint

height: 23"

Inventory # N3985

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acquired by The Audain Art Museum, Whistler, BC


Provenance

Marjorie Merriweather Post, Camp Topridge, Upper St. Regis Lake, New York

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