Tlingit Warrior by Una-Ann Moyer celebrates cultural influences. The Tlingit people were indigenous to the Pacific Northwest Coast of America. They call themselves Lingit – People of the Tides. They have a rich and dynamic heritage that respects family traditions and honours oral history. The Tlingit society is a matrilineal society that is divided into two kinship groups: The Raven and the Eagle, which in turn are divided into clans and subdivided into lineages. While economic well-being is appreciated, they place a higher value on art, spirituality, kindness and generosity.
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Artist: Una-Ann Moyer
5 thoughts on “Terracotta Warriors: Tlingit Warrior”
Another art extraordinary! Thanks for sharing.
There are a lot more to chase down. These warriors are not all that easy to find…
Totally digging this.
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