The eagle was carved first and is 4 feet tall. The scalloped chest design and 6 foot wing crosspiece were added after this picture was taken.
The bear, also 4 feet tall was carved into the base. The back of the bear was styled into a vertical salmon.
Deacon Bench ('The Storyteller'), generously commissioned and donated by the Tony Skubal family to the Rhinelander, Wisconsin Logging Museum in 2014.