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BEAST MASK - Needle felted wool with teeth and paint. Great scary Halloween costume. By RaeStimson on Etsy.

BEAST MASK - Needle felted wool with teeth and paint. Great scary Halloween costume. By RaeStimson on Etsy.

Charlotte Caron's heads. Wow these are the most disturbing animal heads I've seen in a while. Glad someone refreshed the whole "animal head" genre, which has gone the cutesy genteel route the last couple of years.

Charlotte Caron's heads. Wow these are the most disturbing animal heads I've seen in a while. Glad someone refreshed the whole "animal head" genre, which has gone the cutesy genteel route the last couple of years.

M. S. Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of 1937-Eskimo with mask Mr. Fred E. Lewis, the owner of the yacht called 'Stranger'. on a trip of Sea Scouts from Newport Beach CA., to Alaska in 1937. These photos are taken by my grandfather who was one of the Sea Scouts on this trip. His name was Byron F. Quivey

M. S. Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of 1937-Eskimo with mask Mr. Fred E. Lewis, the owner of the yacht called 'Stranger'. on a trip of Sea Scouts from Newport Beach CA., to Alaska in 1937. These photos are taken by my grandfather who was one of the Sea Scouts on this trip. His name was Byron F. Quivey

blakjck: Yaka masquerade for initiation ceremony, near Kasongo Lunda, Zaire (now D.R.Congo), 1951

blakjck: Yaka masquerade for initiation ceremony, near Kasongo Lunda, Zaire (now D.R.Congo), 1951

LIKUKULENGUE. Mask and costume from the Chokwe of Zambia. Photo by Francois d’Elbee

LIKUKULENGUE. Mask and costume from the Chokwe of Zambia. Photo by Francois d’Elbee

graveyarddust: Urban Druid performing spirit sorcery in park, around year 1900. Well that’s just fucking cool.

graveyarddust: Urban Druid performing spirit sorcery in park, around year 1900. Well that’s just fucking cool.

©Francois d’Elbee Commenting about his study on the Chokwe masks : “.in the context of ritual initiation, ancestral spirits may assume the form of masks to assist in transmitting knowledge of history down thro