Thunderbird Panel - Harvey John (Nuu-chah-nulth)

Thunderbird Panel

Harvery John (Nuu-chah-nulth)
Regular price CAD $250.00

"Thunderbird is the illustrious ancestor of many prominent human lineages and a proud, powerful and noble being in [oral histories] throughout the Northwest Coast. Thunderbird is a giant, supernatural bird, named for his habit of causing thunder...from the flap of his wings...He is large enough to hunt Killer Whale[.]" (Shearar 2000: 104). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols

Medium: Yellow Cedar, Acrylic & Abalone

Dimensions: 9 3/4" x 5/8"

Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)