Kwakiutl Hamatsa Hokhokw Mask
by Andy H. Bruce
Description: Kwakiutl Hamatsa Hokhokw Mask 26" x 5" x 6" carved cedar, painted, and signed by Kwakitula artist Andy H. Bruce from Alert Bay on Vancouver Island. This west coast mask has the traditional articulating beak with great clacking sound created from ancient cedar. It is adorned with cedar bark, braiding, and painted in traditional fashion.