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Teal Salmon With Eggs

This hand carved yellow-cedar salmon is uniquely green-blue stained, with abalone shell inlaid eye, tail and belly. Its creator is Snaw-naw-as master carver Brian Bob. Inspired by his philosophy 'The Circular Way of Life', Brian carves Salmon to show that all things are connected. The Salmon Spirit transforms into the people, the land and animal spirits who accept it as a gift of nourishment.

The smaller abalone circles inlaid into the belly represent salmon eggs and the future.

Product code: BO-1h
Medium: Stained Yellow Cedar with Abalone Shell
Length: 41"
Width: 13"
Depth: 1 3/4"

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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