Fine porcelain dish with “Hummingbird” design by Tsimshian artist Bill Helin. “Hummingbirds symbolize beauty, intelligence and love. They are messengers of joy and their ability to hover back and forth and move swiftly is believed to be a skill for guiding the people.” Dish comes in gift box with information about the artist & design.
Tsimshian native artist Bill Helin enjoys a very rewarding career as a creative gold engraver, painter, woodcarver, and book illustrator. He loves to paint mythological images to educate people on the history of the Tsimshian nation and the many stories passed down through his ancestors. His greatest passion however is to spiritually represent and bond individuals together through the use of native Life Crest symbols.
Dish size approximately 2.3 cm high x 9.5 cm wide (1″ x 3.75″). Dishwasher and microwave safe.
Royalty is paid to the artist for each item sold.