Alaska Native Collections – Sharing Knowledge

 

Headdress (E127329)

Image | Potlach, c1959

Drawing by Milo Minock depicting a potlach with female dancers wearing headdresses and holding dance fans, while the male dancer (center) wears a mask, circa 1959.

Illustration from Eskimo Drawings, Suzi Jones, ed., 2003 (fig. 162). Courtesy of the Anchorage Museum, Jane and Pete Kilne Collection DBC-3.