The color is so vibrant, Brian chose it because it's similar to the salmon egg color. Thick solid piece of Sitka Spruce, the expression is so alive and wonderful. The eagle does show the 4 salmon egg symbols on it's wing - it has many pieces of Abalone inlays (Mother of pearl). The color really accentuates the natural grain of the wood.Just fabulous Carved in front, signed at the back, made and prepared for wall hanging - have a look... Measurements: 33" x 11" x 1 1/2 (84 cm x 28 cm x 4 cm). Brian Bob is a member of the Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) First Nation, originating from Vancouver Island, Canadas Pacific Northwest Coast. His Indian name is Qquyutsapool which means Policer of the wolves. Brians mother is Fran Touchie who practiced whaling from traditional dugout cedar canoes, his father was Wilson Bob. Wilson was the hereditary chief of the Snaw-naw-as Nation, originating from Nanoose Bay. Brian also has Coast Salish roots through heritage.
Please don't forget to follow our First Nations Art Gallery Mymondotrading, we are in Brentwood Bay on Vancouver Island for FREE local pick-up - don't miss out, new pieces are coming in every week. The item "Northwest Coast First Nation native Art hand carved 33 Eagle, inlaid, signed" is in sale since Thursday, December 16, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Canada\ Aboriginal".
The seller is "7348annette" and is located in Brentwood Bay. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.