Mi'kmaq Basket Mask

Jennifer Pictou, Aroostook Band of Micmacs



Black ash basket mask made in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, mixed media, (Fraxinus nigra) strips and commercially tanned black leather

Overall: 3 1/8 × 4 3/4 × 4 15/16 in. (8 × 12 × 12.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Miriam H. and S. Sidney Stoneman Acquisition Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American


Not on view

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–July 22, 2022.

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