The raven symbolizes creation, knowledge, prestige as well as the complexity of nature and the subtlety of truth. He also symbolizes the unknown and is there to show that every person sees the world in a different way as another. The Raven was often called upon to clarify truths in visions, as the wise elders knew that what the eye sees is not always the truth.
The sun represents life abundance, healing and peace. The sun was freed and given back to the earth by the Raven, who released it out of its confining box. Since then it has given all human kind warmth, light and life.
Diameter to tips of rays = 14 inches, depth = 3 inches. Sizes are approximate as each mask is hand carved.