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Artist / Maker : Hunt, Ross Sr.
Title : Kwagulth Sun
Date (Execution) : 1999
Geographical Origin : Tsaxis (Fort Rupert); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwagu'ł, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Red, yellow, black and white sun design with a face.
Accession # : U014.3.352
Width (cm) : 42.50
Height (cm) : 46.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "According to our Kwagulth Elders, the sun is what we used to worship. As well as the Chief of Chiefs, or great Transformer, the sun is used sometimes at the beginning of potlatches in the winter dance ceremonies. Presently Chief George Hunt Sr. holds the rights to use the sun mask." - Ross Hunt Sr.