This ulu features a brown bear with a fish in its mouth. Brown bears are abundant in Alaska. They typically live along the southern coast of the state where they have seasonal access to abundant spawning salmon.
About the Scrimshander (artist): Donna Wilcox has always been interested in art, and she got her first easel in 3rd grade. She has been doing scrimshaw since 1976. Her works have been featured in several museums, and sold throughout the United States and Alaska