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Masks among Eskimo peoples

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Masks among Eskimo peoples served a variety of functions. Masks were made out of driftwood, ... The Yup'ik are Eskimos of Western Alaska whose masks vary enormously but are characterised by grea...

Native American Masks of the Northwest Coast and Alaska ...

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Native American Masks of the Northwest Coast and Alaska ... masks were also occasionally placed with the dead or used in non-spiritual contexts for popular ...

Ceremonial-Spirit Masks - Alaskan Masks, Hand-crafted

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Large flying swan, the shaman's dance mask, used at the last feast of the winter. The Shaman"s Helping Spirit brought the swans, geese, ducks, and other birds ...

Alaskan skin mask, dream catcher, alaskan dream catcher, spirit ...

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Note: Each mask is hand made in Alaska by Alaska Natives, variations occur between each Alaskan mask, furs and skins used. Your Anaktuvuk Pass mask is  ...

Chapter 2-4: Eskimos - Alaska's Heritage | Alaska History and ...

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The Inupiaq Eskimos caught and used salmon and other available fish. In freshwater ..... As did other Alaska Eskimos, the Alutiip made masks. Their masks had ...

Arctic Studies Center - Smithsonian

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During 1996, 1997 and 1998 an amazing exhibit of Southwestern Alaskan ... The masks were used for many ceremonial purposes; they were said to have made ...

Mask Carver Puts an Urban Twist on Alaska Native Tradition ...

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Jul 4, 2012 ... The mask carver is part of a generation of Alaska Native artists who ... Michael uses his junkyard and Hardware store finds like wire, glass or ...

Inuit Masks on Pinterest | Alaska, Masks and Kodiak Alaska

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See more about Alaska, Masks and Kodiak Alaska. ... He then used these photographs as inspiration to illustrate his famous 20 volume series titled, “The North ...

Shaman animal spirit mask; Yupik people, Southwest Alaska, not ...

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Shaman animal spirit mask; Yupik people, Southwest Alaska, not Mexican | See ... Carved animal figures could be used as toys or as amulets for protection.

Very RARE Tribal Ethnic Native Eskimo Inuit Amekak Spirit YUP'IK ...

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Native American Mask - Yupik Shaman Mask from Alaska .... Moscow 08/05/11 these masks were used in performance another shot: [link] Death Eaters mask 2.

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Authentic Inuit Masks - Indians.org

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In the Inuit Culture masks are largely used for dancing in religious ceremonies or festivals. The dancing and religious ceremonies were performed for the ...

Native American Masks (Northwest Indian masks, ceremonial Hopi ...

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Today most American Indian masks are used for dances, cultural drama, ... book with hundreds of photographs and descriptions of native Alaskan masks.

Yup'ik Eskimo Dance - People Like Me Viewer's Guide

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Masks are used with the storytelling, singing, and dancing, which are the main ... In Alaska masks are, and have since ancient times, been used in theatrical and ...