Native Indian Art - Canadian Native Art - Deer Mask

Artist: Troy Roberts
Tribal affiliation: Kwakiutl

Deer were an important food resource and, in some areas, were the most widely hunted land animal.

The healing sticks of shamans  often feature hoof rattles.  In the art, Deer is represented fairly naturalistically, with a long, narrow snout; delicate, regular features; smallish, rounded ears; and antlers.

Carved from red cedar with acrylic paint and varathane - dressed with cedar bark - mouth opens and closes - copper teeth and real  deer antlers - all Canadian products -


Measurements of finished piece
Height - 30 " I Width - 12 " Lenght 30"