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U009.17.163
Artist / Maker : Karpes, Shawn
Title : Kamwikala/Ghost Mask
Date (Execution) : 1997
Geographical Origin : Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Mixed media; wood; horse hair; paint
Support / Technique : carved
Object Type : masks (costume); carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Small carved mask depicting a ghost. Bottom half is thinly painted black and top in white. Nose protrudes from forehead, and eyes are cicles, cut out. Black and white horse hair comes off of the forhead in a wild manner.
Accession # : U009.17.163
Width (cm) : 11.00
Height (cm) : 19.00
Depth (cm) : 8.00
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