Tlingit/ Nuu-chah-nulth Totem
Dimensions: 26 ¾” T x 5 1/3” x 4 ½”
Artist: Nuu-chah-nulth, unknown carver worked out of Seattle in the very early 1900’s. See photograph dated 1915 totem is pictured (tallest in the middle) in the book 1001 Curios Things by Kate Duncan page 173. Very rare to have an example with such a good visual record to it’s date of manufacture. Museum quality example in excellent condition for its age with no repairs or restorations.
Materials: cedar, red, black and green pigments