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' DOWN FROM THE SHIMMERING SKY:
MASKS OF THE NORTHWEST COAST' PORTFOLIO



Transformation Mask, c. 1865,
Artist unknown, Canadian Museum of
Civilization, Hull, VII-B-20.



Mask Representing Sun, c. 1870, Artist un-
known, American Museum of Natural History,
NY. Courtesy of the Vancouver Art Gallery.



Mask Representing Elderly Noble Woman,
1974 by Freda Diesing from the Royal
British Columbia Museum, Victoria.


Mask Representing a Speaker, c. 1930,
Willie Seaweed, The Museum of
Campbell River, Campbell River.



Mask Representing Dzunukwa,
late 19th century, Artist unknown,
U’mista Cultural Centre, Alert Bay.


Mask Representing Male Ancestor,
c. 1865, Artist unknown, Canadian
Museum of Civilization, Hull.



Mask Representing Gagiit,
c. 1905 by Charles Edenshaw
from the American Museum
of Natural History, NY.



Stone Mask, collected 1879,
Artist unknown, Canadian
Museum of Civilization.



Mask Representing Ancestral
Sun, 1978 by Richard Hunt
from a private collection
.



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