Materials: Cedar, pigment, Cordage, metal, Cardboard
Artist: Nuu-chah-nulth unknown
Dimensions:14”L x 6” x7” H lowered, 14” H Raised.
Description: An articulated ceremonial headdress. A pully operates a series of wooden slats that when pulled raise up to reveal a feather crown. Painted patterns in green, red and white.
For a nearly identical headdress please see : Out of the Mist Treasures of the Nuu-chah-nulth chiefs. By Martha Black. Page 44
Provenance: California Private Collection