Dzunuk'wa Mask

Dzunuk'wa Mask

Gilbert Dawson (Kwakwaka'wakw)
Regular price CAD $600.00

"Dzunuk'wa is the Kwakwaka'wakw name for the regions's famous Wild Woman of the Woods...Northern [groups] have their own names and stories for a similar, related Wild Woman being. [She] is physically strong enough to tear down large trees, spiritually powerful enough to resurrect the dead, and possesses [supernatural] treasures and wealth."(Shearar 2000: 40-41). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols

Material: Red Cedar, Acrylic, Hair  

Dimensions: 7" x 6  x 2 1/2""

Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)