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Muskox Hoof Spirit  (Sculpture)  "2007"

Mathew Saviadjuk, Inuit [Cape Dorset], b. 1950

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

2007-2007

Materials:

Serpentine

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

22.0 x 17.0 x 8.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Baffinland Inuit (Baffinland Eskimo), Central Arctic, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), Inuit [Cape Dorset], Native Americans, North America

City:

Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait)

County:

Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin)

State:

Nunavut

Island Name:

Dorset Island

IslandGrouping:

Baffin Island Group

Archipelago:

Canadian Arctic Archipelago

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Purchased by R.E. Mansfield (1937-2007) from the Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, British Columbia) in 2007; donated to NMAI in 2008.

Source ID:

NMAI_394179

Catalog Number:

26/7009

Album Name:

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