• Culture/People:

    Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)

  • Object name:

    Feast spoon with effigy handle representing Dzunuk'wa (a supernatural forest giant)

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Beware Passage; Turnour Island; Mount Waddington Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Red cedar, pigment/pigments

  • Techniques:

    Carved, incised

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1933 from an unknown source, possibly with funds donated by Mrs. George (Thea) Heye.

  • Dimensions:

    168 x 39 cm

  • Catalog number:


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