Canadian Aboriginal Argillite Stone Carving Large Goose Sculpture Canada
Canadian Aboriginal Pacific Northwest Coast, old Argillite stone carving depicting swimming goose, sculptured from the silky-smooth natural solid Argillite stone by the Inuit artist of the Canadian Arctic. Signed by artist on the bottom with initials J -T- 72 (indicating that the sculpture was carved in the year 1972) and below N GNITUK.
Overall length: 26 cm (10.24 inches)
Height: 12.5 cm (4.92 inches)
Width: 7.7 cm. 3.03 inches)
Weight: 1.233 kg (2lb 11.49 oz)
CONDITION: In good condition, no cracks or restorations, with signs of age and usage and wear, some chips on the bottom edge of the sculpture, we believe that these chips are natural imperfections of the stone