Native American Art Birch Bark Mother Earth Effigy Maliseet artist Aron Griffith

$275.00

Native American Art Birch Bark Mother Earth Effigy Maliseet artist Aron Griffith

Aron Griffith, Maliseet artist, creates effigies of Mother Earth from birch bark with various designs as tributes to her and the gifts she offers us. The birch tree has long provided Northeast Woodland Indians with material for containers as well as canoes. Inside the doll is a small ear of corn, representing the sustenance provided by Mother Earth.

The design etched on this doll is of two dragonflies. On the doll’s back is a small pouch holding evergreen leaves.

7 3/4 inches high x 7 1/8 inches wide x 1 5/8 inches deep

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Native American Art Birch Bark Mother Earth Effigy Maliseet artist Aron Griffith

Aron Griffith, Maliseet artist, creates effigies of Mother Earth from birch bark with various designs as tributes to her and the gifts she offers us. The birch tree has long provided Northeast Woodland Indians with material for containers as well as canoes. Inside the doll is a small ear of corn, representing the sustenance provided by Mother Earth.

The design etched on this doll is of two dragonflies. On the doll’s back is a small pouch holding evergreen leaves.

7 3/4 inches high x 7 1/8 inches wide x 1 5/8 inches deep

Weight 3 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in
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