Luxury Design, Past & Present
Raven pipe by noted contemporary carver Lionel Samuels. It is hand-carved of argilite, mother-of-pearl and bone. Samuels is from British Columbia, Canada.
The family crest of Lionel Samuels is a raven, a reoccurring theme in his work. He is a well-known Haida argillite carver.
He has three pieces in the Smithsonian Museum.