Carving: Harpoon from Man with Harpoon


Object Image

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Carving: Harpoon from Man with Harpoon   (1998.13.0001B)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker Man is signed: "T. Ekak"
Geographic Location
Period/Date 20th century
Culture Native American: Arctic: Inuit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 12.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 1.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 4 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone--Steatite
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Note: There may be an image available for this artifact. For more information, contact the Director.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication N/A
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.