Frontlet Item Number: 25.0/231 from the The Burke: University of Washington

Exhibit Label

These carved frontlets were attached to regal headdresses and use in the Nuxalk Sisaok ceremony, comparable to the Kwakwaka'wakw Tlasula. The whale has a beak-like ridge extending down the center of its face and a human face in its upturned tail.

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The paint is blue and red.