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U001.11.810
Artist / Maker : Thompson, Art ; Tsa Qwa Supp
Title : Dididaht Legend of Swans and Wolves
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Whyac, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Coast Salish, Cowichan, Nuu-chah-nulth, Ditidaht
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Red cedar; copper; alabone; operculum; cedar bark; paint
Support / Technique : carved; assembled; painted
Object Type : reliefs (sculptures); carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Laminated red cedar figures with black swan projecting 12". Applied to adzed red cedar background with copper, abalone, and aperculum shell inlays. Trimmed with 1 1/2" cedar bark rope. Four colour painting consisting of white, black, red, and green. Fully carved with two wolves, two white swans, and one black swan.
Accession # : U001.11.810
Width (cm) : 230.00
Height (cm) : 160.00
Depth (cm) : 10.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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