Feast Dish

About this object

Narrative

Sisiutl feast dish carved as a replica of original carving (A4147) for the Commonwealth University Presidents' festivities, August 25th, 1978.

Physical description

Sisiutl feast dish. Body in three sections (parts a and b are the head sections, part c is the centre section) all of red cedar painted red, green, black, white and yellow. Horns of sisiutl are parts d-g. Spoon (h) is the tongue for head of part a. Spoon (i) is the tongue for head of part b. Also has horns for top, and wheels (n-y). (Replica of feast dish A4147.)