"KWAKIUTL/KWAKWAKA'WAKW MODEL TOTEM POLE" (ca. 1900) by CHARLIE JAMES (Kwakwaka'wakw, Alert Bay, B.C., 1867 - 1938)
Maximum dimensions: 16 ½ inches (height), 7 inches (wingspan).
Carved and painted red cedar. Inscribed on back: "Charlie James. The totem is painted in excellent original unrestored pigments of red, green and black. Many of the details are carved as well as hand-painted. An earlier piece by the artist.