Owl Drum with Drum Beater
Open Edition Hand Painted Acrylic on Stretched Deer Hide, Wood Frame, Beater
EXHIBITION:Birds of a Feather
The Owl is one of the many crest figures depicted in Northwest Coast Native design. Often, they are associated with the souls of deceased ancestors and are viewed with respect.
Owl Masks are used in winter ceremonies and appear as member of the sky kingdom. In addition to masks, owls are most commonly represented on totem poles.