• Culture/People:

    Kuskwogmiut Yup'ik (Kuskokwim Eskimo)

  • Object name:

    Mask representing the spirit Walaunuk ("Bubbles as they rise up through the water")

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Driftwood, goose feather/feathers, cordage, paint

  • Techniques:

    Carved, cutout, pegged, tied, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

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

  • Dimensions:

    78 x 52 x 17 cm

  • Catalog number:


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