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Drum Dancer  (Sculpture)  "1970-1973"

Karoo Ashevak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1940-1974

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1970-1973

Materials:

Whale bone, stone, caribou antler

Techniques:

Carved, inlaid

Dimensions:

32.5 x 63 x 53.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Central Arctic, Eastern Arctic, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), Native Americans, North America

City:

Taloyoak (Spence Bay)

County:

Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut)

State:

Nunavut

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Purchased by Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) from the Spence Bay Cooperative Association (now the Taloyoak Cooperative Association, Taloyoak, Nunavut, Canada) through the Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (Mississauga, Ontario) in 1973; donated to NMAI in 2001.

Source ID:

NMAI_276475

Catalog Number:

26/382

Album Name:

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