About this object


Listed as item number 109 in the catalogue "Bill Reid: a Retrospective Exhibition" (1974; Vancouver Art Gallery).

Physical description

Rectangular brooch with rounded corners carved with three figures. Depicted is a raven, and a bear lying on their backs with their heads situated in the top corners. Connecting the two is a frog that is sitting on the raven’s wing and is holding onto the bear’s mouth. The frog and the bear are sharing a tongue. Silver pin and clasp on the back along with the artist inscription: HAIDA ART / Reid.