A large Northwest Coast totem pole
Lot 1047W
A large Northwest Coast totem pole
Sold for US$ 6,462 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property of various owners
A Northwest Coast totem pole
Carved in traditional fashion with a series of surmounted totemic figures, a crouching bear at the base, resting its arms on a staff held to the ground, a beaver overhead clutching a stick, its tail upturned, the large incisors showing prominently, a raven over all, potlatch rings stacked below his tapering beak, formline decoration on the wings and ears, in red, green-blue and black painted details.
length 83in
See illustration

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