Masks from North America
from the Edward S. Curtis Collection
photography by Edward S. Curtis
Hami – Koskimo
Koskimo person wearing full-body fur garment, oversized gloves and mask of Hami (“dangerous thing”) during the numhlim ceremony.
Photo and caption from Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division). Reproduction number: LC-USZ62-52208.
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