Raven-Sisiutl-artist

Physical description

Carved, three-dimensional, transformation mask pendant. Carving depicts a raven with ears at top and wings on sides. Two copper circles for eyes. Copper inlay at ears, wings and nostrils. The pendant opens at center with a human face inside, with a copper earring hanging on the left ear. Painted designs on inside of the beak sides. Fishing line controls the movement, tied to a long wooden peg at one end, and a fishing weight. Black synthetic cord for hanging. Artist inscription on back.