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    How to Make a Cherokee Mask

    Traditional Cherokee Indian tribal masks, called booger masks, are made from gourds. A booger is roughly equivalent to a bogey man. The masks are worn while performing a repertory of booger dances. Booger masks represent caricatures of ethnic people foreign to the Cherokee tribes, including Europeans, Chinese, African Americans and other Native American tribes. The dances often have sexual overtones, referring to the Cherokees’ perception of the foreigners obsession with sex.

    Source nativeamericanencyclopedia.com

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      even funnier is that mask isn’t Cherokee, it’s a northwestern design, not sure which nation.
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