Arts of the Americas
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Fur, hide (Caribou?)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Measurements are without fur. Mask of a human face with fur trim as if the person were wearing a fur trimmed parka hood. Possibly this type of mask as ound today made by the Nunatamiut people around Anaktuvvk Pass, near Barrow Alaska.
possibly Inuit. Mask, after 1951. Fur, hide (Caribou?), 10 1/2 x 7 in. (26.7 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X1194. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X1194.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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