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U990.10.2
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Harpoon)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Northwest Territories, Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood; Ivory; Leather
Support / Technique : Carved; Tied
Object Type : models (representations)
Visual Description : A miniature harpoon with an 8cm carved ivory head with a barb at the point. The handle is 14.5cm and made of unstained wood. It is slotted into the bottom of the head as well as held by a leather thong laced through the barb and tied to the top of the pointed ivory piece.
Accession # : U990.10.2
Width (cm) : 1.00
Height (cm) : 22.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of John Burton
Artist Statement :