Priest, Bob (Robert)

First Nation's Carving b

First Nation's Carving (b)

First Nation's Carving (b)

Description:

This is one of four First Nation's Lil'wat carvings donated to the museum by Bob and Pat Priest via Linda Welsh. This is item "b" of 014.17.01abcd. It is a carving of an eagle head at one end with claw at the other. The wood is lighter than the other carvings. It appears to be some sort of backscratcher. It has a leather strap at the head end where it can be hung. There is no signature or inscription.

Keywords:

carving, native artifacts

Source:

Priest, Bob and Pat

Date of Object:

ca. 1980

Accession #:

014.17.01b

Location:

New building upstairs

Dimensions:

55 cm L x 7 cm Circ.

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