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Hummingbird

A hand carved and stained high mountain pine Hummingbird with abalone shell eye by Snaw-naw-as Nation master carver, Brian Bob.
Some First Nation peoples believe that it is lucky to see a hummingbird before major events such as long hunting trips or when about to travel to other villages. Hummingbird is also known as a messenger of joy, love and healing.

Each Hummingbird is individually carved, even though the design is similar, each hummingbird has variations in the carving design, wood grain and colour and type of abalone shell. No two are the same and may vary from the images shown.

Product code: BO-1d-1
Medium: Hand Carved High Mountain Pine/Abalone Shell
Width: 3 1/2"
Depth: 3/4"
Height: 9 3/4"- 10"

Meet the artist

Bob, Brian

Bob, Brian

Brian Bob's Indian name is Qwuyutsapool, a Nuu-chah-nulth derived tradional name which translates in English to 'policer of the wolves'. Brian honours the heritage of both his mother and father in his work. His mother, Fran Touchie, is from the...

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