Native Miniatures - Sun and Moon Masks set by Aubrey Johnson c2007
Here we have the set, in some northern tribes there is a story of the Raven that has a chip of the Sun that he drops and the Moon is formed along with these stories.
The Sun in all cultures stands as a symbol of creative power and life in the Kwakwakawakw one myth is an illustrious sky - dwelling ancestor who each morning put on a cloak of Abalone shells.
The Moon controls the tides and is a important protector and guardian spirit.
As a set they are mounted on a carved Yellow cedar stand setting on top of two small pegs the overall measurements are 8 inches in height by 5 inches wide by 4 1/2 inches in depth.
Price as a set $1200.00 CDN
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