Northwest Coast Kwakiutl Wood Pugwis Mask By Stan Hunt
Northwest Coast carved and painted cedar wood Pugwis Mask, Man From the Sea
Measures 9″ in height; 6 1/2″ wide and 5″ in depth
Signed in pencil, Stan Hunt, 1984
Stan Hunt (1934- ) is a Tsakis Kwaguilth artist from Fort Rupert on Vancouver Island.
Pugwis is an undersea spirit in human form with a fish like face and round eyes and two large beaver-like teeth.