Beaver & Bear Bentwood Box

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Red Cedar wood, Yellow Cedar wood, Acrylic paint

Specific and unique to the Northwest Coast People is the bentwood or bent-corner box or container. A most outstanding item of the First Nations people, it is a made from one single plank of wood through a lengthy steaming process – a method strictly adapted by the coastal peoples.

The powerful, human-like Bear was referred to as ‘Elder Kinsmen’ and is associated with courage, strength, authority and learned humility. Beavers are creative, artistic, determined, and industrious.

15.75 x 10.25 x 10.25" (40.01 x 26.04 x 26.04cm)


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