) carved from a mottled smokey alabaster gazes at the sky and contemplates the moon. Rickson used a paste made of ground jet to darken the eyes, mouth, nostrils, and claws. The alabaster stone is weighty with a high shine polish and measures about 3 1/4" long, 1 1/2" wide by 3 1/2" tall. Rickson has given
this honorable leader of the pack a hunting point carved form a found stone.