Beautiful Cougar, hand carved by Sarah Robertson

Beautiful Cougar, hand carved by Sarah Robertson

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Wonderful little piece of art, makes the perfect gift ....

COUGAR

hand carved and hand painted in deep and clean lines, cute expression, Sarah used beautiful clean and yellow sugar pine for this piece. Signed at the back, made and prepared for wall hanging

Measurements: 12 1/2" x 7" x 3/4" (32 cn x 18 cm x 2 cm)

Meaning: Cougars play a mystical and secretive role in Native American mythology. On the West Coast, some tribes believe seeing a cougar or hearing its screams is an evil omen, and cougars are often associated with witchcraft. On the other hand, among tribes on the East Coast, cougars are considered noble animals with powerful hunting skills. 

 

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About This Artist

Sarah Robertson is a member of the Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka’wakw) First Nation with part of her heritage connecting to the Coast Salish. She was born in Nanaimo, a small fishing town on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. She started...Artist bio and other available works »

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