Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

7 items

Canoe Bowl
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

$9,000.00

Canoe Bowl
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Late 1800s

Late 1800s

$7,000.00

Dance Whistle
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

c. 1930This whistle is similar to those housed in the Museum of Anthropology at UBC in Vancouver....

c. 1930This whistle is similar to those housed in the Museum of Anthropology at UBC in Vancouver. For one example that is part of MOA's permanent collection click here.

$900.00

Eagle Spoon
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Dimensions including base: 8 ¼" H x 3" W x 5" D   Indigenous artwork on the Pacific Northwest Coa...

Dimensions including base: 8 ¼" H x 3" W x 5" D   Indigenous artwork on the Pacific Northwest Coast often incorporates figures and animals that are related to crest symbols. Crests have been passed down through families and have varying meanings depending on the context and association with a nation, clan, or family. The figures depicted in contemporary Northwest Coast Indigenous artwork also have varying meanings but there are some common characteristics from a range of sources, including or...

$600.00

Kwakwaka'wakw Dance Wands
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Price includes wall mounts. Sold individually for $1,400 with mounts.

Price includes wall mounts. Sold individually for $1,400 with mounts.

$2,800.00

Sea-Monster Canoe Bowl
Artist Unknown (Kwakwaka'wakw)

c. 1880To watch Kwakwaka'wakw community curators Barb Cranmer and William Wasden Jr. discuss the ...

c. 1880To watch Kwakwaka'wakw community curators Barb Cranmer and William Wasden Jr. discuss the significance of 'Namxxelagayu (Sea Monster) click here."A wide variety of animal imagery appear on dishes and bowls, and hosts of potlatches compiled large collections of dishware featuring crests of both family and clan" (Shearar 2000: 38) Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols

$4,600.00