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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Figure and Bears)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Haida
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Argillite
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works); figurines
Visual Description : The front of the piece is a carving of three bears and one woman. On the far left, a bear sits frontally, its upper paws clutching the horizontal body of the fish. Its back legs are not shown. Beside the bear is a woman with bears beside and below her.
Accession # : M964.1.71
Width (cm) : 22.90
Height (cm) : 17.30
Depth (cm) : 6.50
Mandatory Credit : Bequest of John and Katharine Maltwood
Artist Statement :