Red Cedar Eagle Maskette by Gilbert Dawson, Kwakwaka'wakw
Hand made and painted by Kwakwaka'wakw artist Gilbert Dawson in glorious red cedar wood/bark this maskette is definitively Northwest Coast!
The Eagle is a symbol of pride and friendship. Eagle feathers are given as gifts to symbolize honour and respect for accomplishments and displays of courage and wisdom. Because Eagles mate for life, they are also admired for their long term commitments.
Dimensions: 10" x 5 1/2" x 9"
Materials: Red Cedar Wood and Bark, Feathers
This maskette comes with a handmade stand and information on the design and a biography on the artist.
MADE IN CANADA
At Lattimer Gallery we work directly with our artists to provide the highest quality, authentic art from across British Columbia. Please Allow 2-8 weeks if the item needs to be custom ordered.