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File:Crooked Beak of Heaven Mask.jpg

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English: Crooked Beak of Heaven Mask
English: Crooked Beak of Heaven Mask, Kawakwaka'wakw, British Columbia
Deutsch: Maske "Crooked Beak of Heaven", Kawakwaka'wakw, British Columbia
Date 19th century
date QS:P,+1850-00-00T00:00:00Z/7

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Medium paint on wood
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English: Ritual mask of Kwakwaka'wakw tribe, British Columbia, end of 19th century.

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