Beau Dick

Tsonokwa Mask

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  • Tsonokwa Mask

Beau Dick

Tsonokwa Mask

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This Tsonokwa Mask is carved from red cedar, cedar bark and feathers by Beau Dick from the Kwakwaka´wakw or Kwakiutl Nation.

The Tsonoqua or Wild Woman of the Woods is a supernatural being. She goes by many names including Tsonoqua, Tsonokwa, Dzunuk’wa, Zuniquwa, Th’owxiya, The Giantess, The Ogress, and Wealth Giver. This being is often considered female, but may be depicted as male or female.

Find more information about and examples of The Wild Woman of the Woods Northwest Coast First Nations symbol.

This mask is about 14 inches long without the feathers and about 2 feet long with the feathers. It's about 10 inches wide and 6 inches deep.

The price includes shipping to the USA and Canada.