Pendant - argillite, Myles Edgars, 1979, with bone inlay eye

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Article number: 0818-5-126A
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A beautiful hand carved argillite pendant from Haida Gwaii. Signed and dated by Myles Edgars, 1979, Masset. Features a side profile of a creature with sharp teeth and bone inlay eye. 

Measures about 1 1/2" x 1 1/4".

Pendant has a couple of small chips on the back but these are not visible when being worn. 

Argillite is a type of black slate, and Haida artists are the only ones permitted to carve argillite from Haida Gwaii. More information about argillite and Haida carvers can be found on Wikipedia.

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