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Moon Mask
  • Moon Mask
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Price: $1,200.00
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Moon Mask

"Celestial beings are represented in the Kwakwaka'wakw world view, and inspired the creation of this moon mask. Our people have always felt that we are all connected. Since this was the case we also knew that the moon and its cycles affected the tides and the weather. This moon mask represents the moon that brings in the whales in the spring. There are different moons for different seasons." - Cecil Dawson, Kwakwaka'wakw Nation -

Product code: 91-41um
Medium: Red Cedar / Acrylic Paint
Length: 14 1/4"
Width: 3"
Height: 20 1/2"
Weight: 1.55kg

Meet the artist

Dawson, Cecil

Dawson, Cecil

Born into a family of artists, Cecil Dawson began his artistic career at a very young age. His grandfather Jimmy Dick, a totem and mask carver, taught Cecil the intricacies of carving. Cecil also spent time under the tutelage of his cousin, mask c...

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