čiinuł (Miniature Totem Pole)

About this object


Purchased by donor at a store in either Victoria or Koksilah in 1938.

Physical description

Miniature totem pole on square base. Front of base has a painting of a small killer whale. Pole has two figures: bottom figure is a bear ? in a seated position, top figure is a thunderbird with outstretched wings. Colours include brown, black, light green, red, dark and light yellow-brown, and yellow-white.