Northwest Coast cedar mask of Dzunk'wa, guardian of the forest. Dzunk'wa is a powerful spirit, strong and fierce, who protects her children. She can bring great wealth to the family and great misfortune to those who get in her way. Northwest Coast, hand-carved. Signed with a bear. Second time around. Came from an estate. The man who acquired now passed on. 22"H x 18"W. Exceptional abalone in the eyes.
22"H x 18"W
PERIOD: ContemporaryORIGIN: Northwest, United States
SIZE: 22"H x18"W