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Wooden wolf headdress, or mask. Long and narrow snout, prominent nostrils, bared teeth and fangs, and rounded ears that curve slightly backwards towards the tips. The mask is painted black with green around the eyes, red, black and white designs inside the ears, green nostrils with red interiors, black and red lips, and white teeth. There is a black and white design on the cheeks and top of the snout. Cloth attached inside the headdress, and cord attached at the back edges.

History Of Use

Used in 'Walasaxa dance; also called dLugwala, receiving a treasure.

Iconographic Meaning

Represents wolf: atlhanam.

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