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Title: Simple Identifier: Hamsiwe Mask
Keywords: Object Type 1: Yᴇxwᴇmł / Ya̱xwa̱mł (dance mask)
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Subject Matter Keyword 1: Other
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Subject Matter Keyword (Other): Hamsiwe is a specific kind of mask, one used in the Hamatsa, depicting man-eating birds; it also refers to masks of this type when not modified/specified by yaxwiwi.
Cultural Style 1: Kwakwᴇk·ᴇᵋwakᵘ / Kwakwa̱kạ'wakw (=Kwakiutl)
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Description: Colors 1: Black
Colors 2: Red
Colors 3: White
Colors (Other): Green
Repository Narrative (English): FROM CARD: "RAVEN. ILLUS. IN USNM REPT, 1895; FIG. 82; P. 451. AN ORIGINAL TAG HAS SOME WRITING, HALF OF WHICH IS IN SHORTHAND SO CAN''T BE MADE OUT, BUT ON THE BACK ARE THESE ITEMS: "QOMOQUE (RICH ONE, AN UNDERSEA SPIRIT) QOAGOAXWALANUXIWAT (RAVEN OF THE CANNIBAL)."
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URI: https://media.ravenspacepublishing.org/jspui/handle/123456789/6949
Other Identifiers: Link to Associated Cultural Item: http://boas-dataforms.wikis.bgc.bard.edu/object:ci-o-134
Appears in Collections:Boas Wiki Data

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