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U993.30.3
Artist / Maker : Livingston, John
Title : Ceremonial Furniture; Lectern
Date (Execution) : 1993
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Cedar; acrylic
Support / Technique : Carved; Painted
Object Type : lecterns
Visual Description : Box of carved and painted wood is surmounted by a carved and painted bird. Colours used are red, black and blue. Both the box and the decoration of the bird use Northwest Coast designs.
Accession # : U993.30.3
Width (cm) : 76.00
Height (cm) : 130.00
Depth (cm) : 72.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement : See Ceremonial Furnishings binder, Book 1 of 3, for artist interviews: "I was fortunate enough to grow up with the Hunt family or live with the Hunt family on and off sinceI was 13 or 14 years old. Through my friendship and association with them we spent a lot of time in and out of the Provincial Museum, Thunderbird Park of Royal British Columbia Museum as it is called now..." cont.