Heiltsuk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-EE-33.

Nuxalk sun mask. American Museum of Natural History 16/6507.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-212. 

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-137.

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw Xwi Xwi mask. Photograph by Dr. George F. MacDonald. U'mista Cultural Centre UCC-80.01.120.

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw Galugadza'yi (Crooked-Beak of the Heaven) mask. Photograph by Dr. George F. MacDonald. Canadian Museum of History. 

Dzunuḵwa mask. U'mista Cultural Centre 80.01.041.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History. VII-D-409.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History. VII-D-213.

Nuxalk bird mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-122.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-129. 

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-E-608.
 

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw Galugadza'yi (Crooked-beak of the Sky). Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum. 

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-197.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History. VII-D-215.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-200.

Nuxalk mask. Canadian Museum of History VII-D-452.

Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw Ba̱kwa̱s (Wild Man of the Woods) mask. Photograph by Dr. George F. MacDonald. U'mista Cultural Centre 80.01.10.

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw killer whale mask. Photograph by Dr. George F. MacDonald. Canadian Museum of History. 

Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw wolf mask. American Museum of Natural History 16/384.

References Cited

MacNair, Peter, Robert Joseph, and Bruce Greenville (editors) (1998) Down from the Shimmering Sky: Masks of the Northwest Coast. Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver/Toronto. 

Shearer, Cheryl (2000) Understanding the Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings, and Symbols. Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver/Toronto. 

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