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[bear figurine]

Totem pole figure of a bear, Northwest Coast culture area / Haida, 1880-1930? Made of black stone (argillite? soapstone?), somewhat light in weight. Carved with large head with ovoid eyes, open mouth, arms and feet around front of body and gouge type marks on body area. Back is hollowed out.


Creation Date: 1880-1930?

Catalog ID: 1965.59.2

Object Types: model, totem pole

Creator: Northwest Coast culture area, Haida

Dimensions: Height 4 in . Width 2.625 in . Depth 2.125 in

Related Subjects: Northwest Coast culture area, Haida, bear, souvenir, North American Indian, Native American