Dimensions: 18 x 6 x 18 in. (45.7 x 15.2 x 45.7 cm)
Museum Location: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor
Accession Number: 2004.2
Catalogue Description: Sculpture of blown and sand-carved glass is red and black, the two signature colors for Northwest Coast art. It represents a killer whale, one of the crest designs of Tlingit artist Preston Singletary. It is made using traditional form-line designs with black forming the positive, primary spaces and red forming the negative, secondary spaces. The whale is arched, with flippers and tail fins down and dorsal fin up. Condition: excellent.