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U003.20.14
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Henry
Title : Thunderbird
Date (Execution) : 1967
Geographical Origin : Tsaxis (Fort Rupert); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwagu'ł, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Red cedar; stain
Support / Technique : Carved; stained
Object Type : carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Head of a Thunderbird with large curved beak. Beak is slightly open. thunderbird has two elaberatly carved "feathers" atop his head; the left one has detached and has been thus labelled U003.20.14 B. Thunderbird has been stained a reddish brown colour.
Accession # : U003.20.14
Width (cm) : 29.21
Height (cm) : 20.32
Depth (cm) : 13.34
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Peter Smart
Artist Statement :