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(Contemporary Lummi Totem Pole) (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Alexander, Morrie 1916-1973
James, Dale
Medium:
Cedar wood
Culture:
Indian
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Totem pole
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Whatcom Community College Bellingham Washington
Date:
1974
Notes:
SOS Assessment Award, 1997.
Summary:
The totem pole has a figure a the top that represents a member of the "sasquatch" family; a raven below. The figures tell the story of how the raven became a major symbol for one group of Native Americans.
Topic:
Ethnic--Lummi
Animal--Bird--Raven
Figure
Control number:
IAS 71500418
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_349492

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