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U996.24.13
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Narwhale
Date (Execution) : 1994
Geographical Origin : Arctic; Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Argillite; Ivory
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : A narwhale carved of argillite. Fins and tail are indicated. The whale's horn is detachable and is made of white material, possibly bone. There is a small hole on the underside of the whale where it attaches to the base.
Accession # : U996.24.13
Width (cm) : 24.50
Height (cm) : 10.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Eric and Mrs. Clara Belle Webb
Artist Statement :