5 Carved Sides 5cm x 5cm Sterling Silver Box By Nelson Corss
Exquisitely carved By Nelson Cross in 1995, this piece features a Killer Whale , Human,Raven on sides. The lid features an Eagle and the inside bottom features a frog.
Nelson Cross – The Eagle Fugitive
is a member of the well-known Cross family of Skidegate. Nelson began carving in the early 1970’s. He trained under the famous Gordon Cross.
Nelson assisted Bill Reid with the Loo Taas a 15.2-meter-long red cedar canoe commissioned for Expo 86. He also learned other techniques from Bill Reid. He resides in Skidegate and still carves in silver and gold. He is also known for his vibrant t-shirt art.