OWL MASK, YUP’IK WESTERN ALASKA The face on the back of the owl is the “inua” or spirit of the owl. The owl was often associated with the shaman because of its extraordinary vision, especially in the night allowing him to see in the dark. The owl is the bird of magic and darkness, of prophecy and wisdom and is believed to have great healing powers.
Styles: Pin and Pendant
Description: Sterling silver mask image.
Dimensions: Mask is 2″ high by 1.25″ wide
Comes with: story card
M053p – Pin $130.00