This is the CHEYENNE HORSE THIEF SPIRIT MASK by popular & sought after artists La Ne Ayo of the Creek Nation. The warriors spirit seems to be captured here with a combination of beaver & coyote pelts. A real to life size ceramic mask hand painted & set in the pelt with feathers & Coyote tails at either side for drops. A medium size medicine bag with fringe & a beaded rosette hangs beneath the face along with some braided horse hair. They are exceptionally unique & life like. The workmanship is magnificent ! Pelt coloring, beads, feathers & minor decorations may vary as each one is a unique creation. This mask measures approx. 16 inches wide by 34 inches tall.
A Certificate of Authenticity is included.