|AGE:||1850 to 1859|
Portrait-like figure of a woman and her child made from argillite stone. This woman is in European dress, possibly Haida herself, or perhaps a wife of a trader. Every detail in the dress of the woman is carved, from the pattern on her skirt to the bag she carries. If this sculpture is indeed a depiction of a European woman, then it illustrates the perception native carvers of European travellers.