The design on the plate is referred to as a panel pipe design and is based on the Native’s ceremonial panel pipe used during ceremonial events. The pewter plates have some finely etched designs known as panel pipe designs. It is based on the Northwest Coast natives' ceremonial panel pipe used in special events. If you look closely at the designs you can see many of the figures that are the cornerstone of Northwest coast artwork and culture. Eagle, Transformer, Raven, Bear, Killer Whale, Frog.The designs on the panel are of the mythical figures around which the Natives have developed a variety of stories and legends. Canadian Made
These beautiful plates come in various sizes: 4 sizes 4 1/2"", 7 1/2 "", 10"", 12""