Object photography

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Object description

  • Northwest Coast artist
  • Toggle, before 1947
  • Wood
  • Northwest Coast, North America
  • L: 13 in, W: 2 1/4 in, D: 1 in (L: 33.0 cm, W: 5.7 cm, D: 2.5 cm)
  • Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Leonard Ahl, 1947
  • E27287

DESCRIPTION

This toggle is carved out of wood in the form of a bird with it's wings held close to it's body. There is a carved loop on the bird's back. There is a peg at the back of the object.