Halibut bowl

wood carving

Halibut bowl - wood carving by Troy Roberts
Halibut was an important food resource for Northwest Coast societies, rivalling salmon in some regions. Halibut is a deep-water ocean fish whose image frequently appears in the art, and its representation in two-dimensional and shallow relief carving is often appealing and amusing. Halibut images make logical choices for bowls and platters.

Halibut bowl
Carved from yellow cedar with acrylic paint
Length - 18" I Width - 11"
Depth - 1 1/2 "
1453 Cliffe Crescent
V9W 7K6, Campbell Indian Reserve
Campbell River, B.C., Canada
Tel: 250-830-0145 (international: +1 250-830-0145)