Hamatsa Crooked Beak carved by Dave Jacobson, from the Kwakwaka´wakw Nation. The Crooked Beak is carved from red cedar and is decorated with cedar bark. The size is about L= 40 inches, H= 13 inches ( with cedar bark 34 inches) , W= 11 inches. The beak can open and close.
David has incorporated his Red Snapper Crest, into the carving. He said that the style and the orange colours are inspired by his Great Grandfather Master Carver Mungo Martin.