Raven BraceletJohn Lancaster (Kwakwaka'wakw)
"Raven is one of the most important beings in Northwest Coast art and [oral histories], although the nature of his role varies from one culture to the next [...] The Kwakwaka'waka attribute the discovery of fire to Raven, along with the operation of the tides and the alteration of day and night" (Shearar 2000: 88). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Beings and Symbols
Medium: Hand-carved oxidized sterling silver
Dimensions: 6 1/4"" x 1/2"
Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)