A trumpet form facet cut vase on a hollow knopped conical round foot, the upper section decorated with a broad oroplastic frieze featuring stylised birds and foliage, the vase is also embellished with gilt banding. Condition: light rubbing to the frieze decoration; rubbing to the gilt banding; light surface age and use wear; nothing further found. Circa 1930s-40s, unmarked but definitely by Johann Oertel, Haida. Article measured in centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Height 13.5cm/5.5in, diameter 12.5cm/5in.