Gifts/Awards: Objects 1 - 1 of 1

992.6.1: Talking StickTalking Stick, 1990 Hand carved, painted yellow cedar talking stick. Carvings from the top are the caricatures of an eagle, human face, sea serpent, whale with two ravens and pectoral fin, raven, bear, salmon. The talking stick was designed and carved by Bill Wilson of the Kwagulth (Kwakiutl) nation. It was given as a gift, from former Canadian Medical Association president Dr. Gordon Fahrni, to the British Columbia Medical Association [now Doctors of BC] and served as the Association's official mace. Talking stick dimensions given. Overall height 170.5cm.