Nuu-chah-nulth thunderbird totem pole with weathered surface. A Nuu-chah-nulth model totem pole from Vancouver Island, ca. 1930, that features a thunderbird and bear. The surface of this pole is highly weathered – unusual for a pole of this size. The patina and weathering are probably the result of spending a significant amount of time outside. 9"
PERIOD: Early 20th Century
ORIGIN: Northwest - Nuu-chah-Nulth, Native American