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• BODY ART: MARKS OF IDENTITY. AMNH, NEW YORK, NY. November 1999 - May 2000
Exhibition Label: Eagle mask. Wood, feathers, metal, textile. Kwakiutl. 19th century. Animal characteristics are often applied to human faces in masks and in face paint, expressing the fusion of supernatural animals and clan ancestors.
• THE KWAKIUTL OF VANCOUVER ISLAND. BOAS, FRANZ. MEMOIRS. Volume 8. 1909
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