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Culture/People
Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996
Previous owner
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian
Donor
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian
Object Name
Mask
Media/Materials
Wood, paint, animal hair
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
30.5 x 13.5 x 28.3 cm
Object Type
Masks and Masking
Place
Ariel; Cowlitz County; Washington; USA
Date created
circa 1980
Collection History
Purchased by Michael and Rhoda Epstein probably in the late 1980s or early 1990s; donated to NMAI by Michael and Rhoda Epstein in 2002.
Catalog Number
26/1527
Barcode
261527.000
See related items
Cherokee
Masks and Masking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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