Boo-Qwilla - Palo Alto, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 25.695 W 122° 10.081
10S E 573609 N 4142706
Quick Description: A totem pole on the campus of Stanford University.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/12/2009 11:48:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM7079
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 6

Long Description:
This is a Nuu-chah-nuith totem pole by Canadian artist Art Thompson. It was made in 1995. The thunderbird on top. Below him is the raven, the creator of Earth, Light and Consciousness. The raven's wings encompasses the Boo-Qwilla (a person of knowledge) At the base is a killer whale that's transforming into a wolf. This creature has magical powers that help humankind.

This totem pole is going through renovations.
Type of wood carving: Totem pole

Artist's Name: Art Thompson

Approximate size/height: 10 ft

Other type: Not listed

Type of wood: Not listed

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saopaulo1 visited Boo-Qwilla - Palo Alto, CA 8/27/2009 saopaulo1 visited it

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