This Argillite and Silver Haida Orca or Killer Whale and Shark Box sculpture is carved by Haida Artist Wayne Wilson (Chub). The beautiful and elegant Orca carving on the top has 16 teeth onlayed in mastodon ivory and two pieces of gold inlaid in the eyes .
The Shark / Dogfish Design is carved into the sterling silver. On the bottom, there are three Orcas carved as the feet of the box. This sculpture was carved and signed in 1982 and is in excellent condition.
The sculpture is about 5 inches or close to 13 centimetres high and close to 3 inches or over 7 centimetres wide and deep.
The price includes shipping to the USA and Canada.
Learn more about the Orca Symbol in First Nations Culture.