Northwest Coast Thunderbird Wood Carving 1996

$350.00

Traditional Northwest Coast Thunderbird Wood Carving by TFN George Manson 1996

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Description

An intricately detailed Northwest Coast Thunderbird Wood Carving by George Manson in 1996. A member of the TFN people of Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. Manson is a well respected name in the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations community. George has his artwork in numerous private collections. art galleries and museums. His lines are deep. His design covers the entire surface area. Excellent artwork from a four decade veteran of wood carving.

Northwest Coast Thunderbird Wood Carving

Dimensions are 12″ x 4″ x 1.5″

Condition is great.

Northwest Coast Thunderbird Wood Carving Symbolism

  • power
  • protection
  • strength
  • most powerful of all spirits
  • transform into human form
  • lightning snakes are hidden under the wings
  • shoots lightning bolts out the eyes
  • carries a killer whale with the talons alone
  • distinguished by two horns
  • helps the people in times of food shortages
  • sits atop totem poles with wings spread

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