This listing is for (1) hand-carved cedar Hummingbird wall carving by Native Indigenous artist John Spence. There are two choices available: plain stained or painted. Please indicate which style you would like upon checkout. The eye of each Hummingbird carving is inlaid with abalone shell. While the carving being mailed to you will be very similar to the image(s) in this listing, there will be slight differences since each item is handmade. Each carving measures appx 10″ across by 8″ tall. The Hummingbird symbolizes health and good luck. John Spence is a very talented carver of the Coast Salish people of the Squamish Nation. He learned carving very early from his grandfather, Chief Simon Baker (native name: Khat-La-Cha) and from Richard Baker, another experienced carver. John lives in North Vancouver and works full time as an artist. His carvings are always very special, deep clean carved and sometimes painted. “Hummingbird carving”, “hummingbird totem”, “native hummingbird”, “haida hummingbird”. The item “Hand Carved Cedar Northwest Native Hummingbird Plaque” is in sale since Sunday, September 3, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Canada\ Aboriginal”. The seller is “artfromabove” and is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan, Australia.
- Handmade: Yes
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- Artisan: John Spence
- Provenance: Ownership History Available
- Tribal Affiliation: Salish