This Spirit Eagle Moon Mask is carved in red and cedar and pine by Patrick Amos Native Artist from the Nuu-chah-nulth Nation.
The Eagle Symbol is known as “The master of skies” and is a symbol of great significance. He is believed to be the creature with the closest relationship with the creator. Soaring to great heights, he can travel between the physical and the spiritual world. He is said to be a messenger to the creator.
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The Moon Symbol is the protector and guardian of the earth. Its spirit watches over us and can change our moods.
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The mask features cedar bark, acrylic paint, two abalone onlays on the eyes and is a little over 15 inches or 38 centimeters long and wide and over 2 1/2 inches or about 7 centimeters deep.