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Culture/People:
Makah  Search this
Previous owner:
Free Museum of Science and Art (University of Pennsylvania Museum) (University Museum, University of Pennsylvania)  Search this
Object Name:
Thunderbird mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, hair, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
27.5 x 18 x 10.1 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Native Term:
chi-bo-quist
Place:
Neah Bay, Makah Reservation; Clallam County; Washington; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of the Free Museum of Art and Science (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania); acquired by George Heye through an exchange with the Free Museum of Science and Art in 1908.
Catalog Number:
1/9326
Barcode:
019326.000
See related items:
Makah
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20324