M. S. Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of 1937-Eskimo with mask Mr. Fred E. Lewis, the owner of the yacht called 'Stranger'. on a trip of Sea Scouts from Newport Beach CA., to Alaska in 1937. These photos are taken by my grandfather who was one of the Sea Scouts on this trip. His name was Byron F. Quivey

Eskimo with mask; Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of Mr. Lewis, the owner of the yacht called 'Stranger'. on a trip of Sea Scouts from Newport Beach CA., to Alaska in 1937 (I know its not Haida, but I loved the structure of the mask)

atomic-flash: “ Masked dancers in front of the men’s longhouse at Tovei village, Urama Island, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea. June Photographer: Frank Hurley (via the Australian Museum) Hurley’s photos and film of the dancers are the only.

Dogon (Mali) Ceremonial Mask

Dogon Mask, Africa : "This 'elephant-mask' with its long hood nose and large ears and decorated with multicoloured beads, is characteristic of the Bamileke secret society in West Cameroon, to whom it is unique.

Africa | Dancer in traditional costume during a Presidential visit. Ivory Coast. ca. 1947 || Scanned vintage print.

Dancer in traditional costume during a Presidential visit - Ivory Coast, 1947 - scanned vintage print.

Eastern Indian

An Eastern Indian girl, dressed in traditional costume and accessorized with silver jewelry and colorful gemstones. The multiple layer of necklaces reveals the social and marital status.

Africa | Asante regional Chief Kwaku Addai's ornate bracelet and gold finger-ring. Kumasi, Ghana. ca. 1970 | ©Eliot Elisofon

Africa / Asante regional Chief Kwaku Addai's ornate bracelet and gold finger-ring/Kumasi, Ghana.

'Kukeri' dancers (Bulgarian mummers) from Bulgaria's Shiroka Lika festival

'Kukeri' dancers (Bulgarian mummers) from Bulgaria's Shiroka Laka festival. These Kukeri are used to scare away evil spirits.

Hawaiian girl,1890s

Young Hawaiian girl wears a maile lei and a skirt of kapa (mulberry bark cloth.) Apparently the Hawaiian population began to dwindle drastically from the time of Western contact in the late

Dogon masked performers, Mali

Dogon masked performers, Mali - I wonder if they are heavy.

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