Rare Fine Old Nuu-chah-nulth Nootka Articulated Headdress Circa 1900

$4,500 USD

Nuu-chah-nulth Headdress

Date: 1890

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

Weight 2.0 lbs
Dimensions 14.0 × 14.0 × 7.0 in
Item Location

Canada

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Nuu-chah-nulth Headdress

Date: 1890

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

Additional information

Weight 2.0 lbs
Dimensions 14.0 × 14.0 × 7.0 in
Item Location

Canada

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