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U983.2.66
Artist / Maker : Martin, Mungo ; Hunt, Henry
Title : Untitled (Model Pole)
Date (Execution) : ca. 1963
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Kwagu'ł, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood, paint
Support / Technique : carved, painted
Object Type : miniature totem poles; carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Eagle figure, with wings out-stretched, seems perched atop fish tail. Fish is in a downward position with its dorsal facing forward, tail curled over its back to reveal a face image on the underside, which is seen as upside-down to the viewer.
Accession # : U983.2.66
Width (cm) : 34.00
Height (cm) : 54.50
Depth (cm) : 23.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of A.H. and E. (Bessie) Fitzgerald
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