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Line and lure for spring ice fishing  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "2003"

Louis Illupalik (Eeloopalee Illupalik), Inuit [Igloolik], b. 1940

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

2003-2003

Materials:

Wood, walrus ivory, iron fish hooks, steatite/soapstone, nylon monofilament

Techniques:

Carved, tied, inlaid

Dimensions:

23.5 x 2.5 x 1.9 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:

Commissioned by NMAI from the Inullariit Society of Igloolik (Igloolik, Nunavut, Canada) in 2003.

Source ID:

NMAI_279442

Catalog Number:

26/3291

Album Name:

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