Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) (Native American). <em>Face Mask</em>, 19th century. Pigment, wood, metal nails, 10 7/16 in. (26.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, By exchange, 05.589.7797. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.589.7797_front_acetate_bw.jpg)

Face Mask

Artist:Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)Nuxalk (Bella Coola)

Medium: Pigment, wood, metal nails

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 10 7/16 in. (26.5 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H12, 6C

Accession Number: 05.589.7797

Image: 05.589.7797_front_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This mask may be part of the Nuu-chah-nulth "wild man" dance performances.

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