Native American

Mask

Artist: Reginald Davidson

Culture/People: Haida

Place: Northwest Coast

Media: Red Cedar, paint, horsehair, and shell labret

Dims: 36 x 15.5 in. (91.4 x 39.3 cm)

Date: Date made or time period

Description: The piece was acquired in Victoria in 2002 by Ted Coe. He had been present in Masset to see this mask danced by Davidson; the dance and its paraphernalia were part of a ceremony to pay the village for Davidson’s social digression.

RTC No: NA1098
Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011

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