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Haida Clan's Pole
Artist: Don Yeomans ~ 1996

This Totem was carved in 1996 by Don Yeomans of the Masset Village of the Haida Peoples from the Haida Gwai (Queen Charlotte Islands). It depicts the Raven and the Eagle, the two main clans in the Haida Nation. In mythology, the Frog Figure is a Haida Sub-Crest and is the messenger of Power the Human Face on the bottom represents the Raven's Tail and his transformation ability.

Victoria Conference Centre
City of Victoria Art Collection