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Seated Animal  (Sculpture)  "1965-1971"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1965-1971

Materials:

Fossilized animal bone

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

9.5 x 5.0 x 7.0 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Central Arctic, Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), Inuit [Igloolik], Native Americans, North America

City:

Igloolik (Iglulik)

County:

Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin)

State:

Nunavut

Island Name:

Igloolik (Iglulik) Island

IslandGrouping:

Baffin Island Group

Archipelago:

Canadian Arctic Archipelago

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Formerly in the collection of Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) and received as a gift in 1971; donated to NMAI by Bert and Ellen Witt in 2001.

Source ID:

NMAI_276400

Catalog Number:

26/307

Album Name:

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