• Culture/People:

    Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik [Napaskiak]

  • Object name:

    Mask representing Tomanik (Windmaker)

  • Date created:

    circa 1905

  • Place:

    Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Driftwood, swan feather/feathers, spruce root, cotton twine/string, beach grass/rye grass, ochre, clay, charcoal, metal brackets

  • Techniques:

    Carved, bent, pegged, tied, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by A.H. Twitchell (1872-1949), probably between 1905 and 1909; acquired by MAI in 1919.

  • Dimensions:

    74.2 x 50.0 x 24.5 cm

  • Catalog number:


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