Raven

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.
76 items

Raven and the Sun
Barry Wilson (Haisla)

"Before there was anything, before the great flood had covered the earth and receded...an old man...

"Before there was anything, before the great flood had covered the earth and receded...an old man lived in a house ...with his only child, a daughter...at that time the whole world was dark...blacker than anywhere has been since...The reason for all this blackness...was a box so small all it could contain was all the light in the universe...Raven was somewhat less than satisfied with this state of affairs...It took only an instant for the Raven to decide to steal the light for himself...he ch...

$1,500.00

Raven with Light Bangle
Gilbert Pat (Salish)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$150.00

Raven Ring
Justin Rivard (Cree)

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is centr...

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$300.00

Raven Wrap Ring
Justin Rivard (Cree)

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is centr...

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$180.00

Raven Ring
Justin Rivard (Cree)

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is centr...

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$150.00

Raven Wrap Ring
Alvin Adkins (Haida)

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is centr...

Rings are available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$400.00

Raven Earrings with Garnet
Hollie Bartlett (Haisla)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$460.00

Raven Earrings
Val Malesku (Cree)

Raven is one of the most important figures in the oral traditions of the Northwest Coast. As a cu...

Raven is one of the most important figures in the oral traditions of the Northwest Coast. As a cultural hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time brought the world as we know it now into existence. It was Raven who placed the sun, moon and stars in the sky after stealing them from a supernatural chief. Raven also discovered the first humans and released them into the world.

$140.00

Raven Cufflinks
Justin Rivard (Cree)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$340.00

Raven Cufflinks
Justin Rivard (Cree)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$140.00

Three Raven Belt Buckle
Alvin Adkins (Haida)

This piece is available to order. Please contact the gallery directly for custom orders. Custom o...

This piece is available to order. Please contact the gallery directly for custom orders. Custom orders take approximately 4-6 weeks to complete.Raven is one of the most important figures in the oral traditions of the Northwest Coast. As a cultural hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time brought the world as we know it now into existence. It was Raven who placed the sun, moon and stars in the sky after stealing them from a supernatural chief. Raven also di...

$1,200.00

Hinged Gold Bracelet, 1957
Bill Reid (Haida)

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.On the N...

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.On the Northwest Coast, the Killer Whale also referred to as blackfish, is an important crest figure among local First Nations Groups and is one of the most commonly depicted forms. The very first Killer Whales came into being when carved in wood by a human, Raven, or a Master Carpenter and then magically infused with a life force. Killer Whales are known to capsize canoes and carry the occupants into the...

$130,000.00

Raven with a Broken Beak Pendant
Jay Simeon (Haida)

The bezel includes forty 5pt diamonds.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a...

The bezel includes forty 5pt diamonds.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$15,000.00

Raven Necklace
Robert Davidson (Haida)

2005Chain: 21 ¾" LThis piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery...

2005Chain: 21 ¾" LThis piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly."Raven is one of the most important beings in Northwest Coast art and mythology, although the nature of his role varies from one culture to the next, and his predominance diminishes from north to south. To the Haida, Tlingit and Tsimshian, Raven is the original organizer, Trickster, Transformer, teacher, catalyst and chief spirit. He is also a relentless schemer and practical joker, lust...

Raven with the Light Ring
Hollie Bartlett (Haisla)

This ring is available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly for custom ...

This ring is available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly for custom orders.Pricing may vary by 10-15% depending on the current cost of materials. Custom orders take approximately 6-8 weeks to complete.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage ...

$650.00

Raven Ring
Justin Rivard (Cree)

This ring is available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly for custom ...

This ring is available to order in various sizes. Please contact the gallery directly for custom orders. Custom orders take approximately 6-8 weeks to complete.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$400.00

Raven Cufflinks
Alvin Adkins (Haida)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence.

$1,600.00

Raven Bringing the Light
Robert Davidson (Haida)

1987Edition 38/50Available framed for $4300 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is cen...

1987Edition 38/50Available framed for $4300 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time, released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$3,500.00

Five Ravens
Dylan Thomas (Salish)

Edition /125Available Framed for $600 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly."Five Ravens is a ...

Edition /125Available Framed for $600 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly."Five Ravens is a print based on a cedar panel I made for my first solo exhibit, Sacred Geometry. In this show, I restricted myself to only using straight lines and circle fragments as design elements. Unlike my regular designing process, when preparing for this show, I simply played around by arranging circled and straight lines until something caught my eye, and in this design, ravens emerged. The first four are ...

$200.00

Raven and Light
Thomas Cannell (Salish)

Edition 25/40Available framed for $700 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central ...

Edition 25/40Available framed for $700 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time-released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$330.00

Cheese Knife
Artist Unknown

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$40.00

Argillite Panel Pipe
Artist Unknown (Haida)

c. 1850The history and tradition of argillite carving can be seen through the individual reflecti...

c. 1850The history and tradition of argillite carving can be seen through the individual reflection of each piece. The Haida word for argillite is Kwawhlhal. Argillite is a type of rock that is transitional between slate and shale. Only found on the Islands of Haida Gwaii at the Slatechuck site, located near Skidegate Inlet. Slatechuck is a five-kilometer hike from the inlet and is owned and controlled by the Haida people “Chuck” is the Chinook Jargon word for water, “saltchuck” means salty w...

$28,000.00

Killer Whale Spoon
Artist Unknown (Northern Coastal)

The bowl of this spoon is carved on both the front and the back. This is unusual. Most feast spoo...

The bowl of this spoon is carved on both the front and the back. This is unusual. Most feast spoons have carved handles but the bowl is left untouched.Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human...

$2,000.00

Raven Halibut Hook
Artist Unknown (Northern Coastal)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$3,800.00