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Kingfisher Headdress (1999)


  • Medium: alder, leather
  • Size: 5 × 13 × 6.5 (excl. painted leather cape and stand)
  • Reference Code: X161102


Freda Diesing

Freda Diesing



Marie Alfreda “Freda” Johnson Diesing was born in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, in 1925. One of the first female carvers on the modern Northwest Coast, Freda began her carving career at the age of 42. She studied at the Vancouver School of Art and at the Gitanmaax School of Northwest Coast Indian Art at ‘Ksan Village.

Spirit Wrestler Gallery

101-1669 West 3rd Ave.
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6J 1K1

Toll Free: 1-888-669-8813
Phone: 604-669-8813


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one block West of the Granville Island gates
Between Pine St. and Fir St.

Tuesday to Saturday, open 10-5
Sunday and Holidays, open 12-5