The Near-Sighted Monkey
belacqui:

Left: Koskimo person, Kwakiutl, wearing a full-body fur garment, oversized gloves and mask of Hami (“dangerous thing”) during the Numhlim ceremony. ca. 1914.  Right: Hamasilahl, Kwakiutl, ceremonial dancer during the Winter Dance ceremony.

belacqui:

Left: Koskimo person, Kwakiutl, wearing a full-body fur garment, oversized gloves and mask of Hami (“dangerous thing”) during the Numhlim ceremony. ca. 1914.
Right: Hamasilahl, Kwakiutl, ceremonial dancer during the Winter Dance ceremony.

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    amazing Kwakiutl ceremonial costumes
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