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Sedna Holding Her Tail  (Sculpture)  "1984"

Henry Napartuk, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1932-1985

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1984-1984

Materials:

Steatite/soapstone

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

14.5 x 16.8 x 8.5 cm

Cultures:

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

City:

Kuujjuarapik (Great Whale River)

County:

Nord du Quebec Region (Nunavik)

State:

Quebec

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Purchased by Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) from the Federation des cooperatives du Nouveau-Quebec (Montreal, Quebec) in 1984; donated to NMAI by Bert and Ellen Witt in 2001.

Source ID:

NMAI_276355

Catalog Number:

26/262

Album Name:

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