Galuda

Francis Dick
  • Art print of a white seagull on top of a black cliff, with a red cedar ring around its neck. In the background is a large white and red formline moon, and a sky of navy, green, red, and black.
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“Seagulls are a very common bird on the West coast. There is a very special dance of seagulls performed by certain families. The cedar bark head-ring on the seagull is worn by members of the Hamatsa society. it is a mark of high status in Kwakwaka’wakw society. Galuda is the name of a famous dugout canoe made recently by the Alert Bay peoples.” —Francis Dick

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Art print of a white seagull on top of a black cliff, with a red cedar ring around its neck. In the background is a large white and red formline moon, and a sky of navy, green, red, and black.