Raven with Light EarringsGrant Pauls (Tahltan)
"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 […] In Haida [oral histories], Sun was stolen by Raven who took it from an old man who kept it in a box, and subsequently released it to illuminate the world for the general benefit of humankind." (Shearar 2000:88, 101). – Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols
Medium: Laser-cut, hand finished silver
Dimensions: 1 1/2" x 2/8"
Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)