Eskimo Chuckchi Siberia Ancestor Shaman Mask. Late 19th / early 20th c
This is a rare Eskimo Chuckchi shaman ancestor portrait mask - dates from the late 19th/early 20th century... This would've hung in the Eskimo's dwelling to protect the family from evil forces. It is made of driftwood.. An old original Russian trade cloth cord and a later metal wire - ready to hang on your wall. This rare mask measures - approx 15 inches in length. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Native American". The seller is "skeletonsandbunnies" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped worldwide.