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My Love, Miss Liberty  (Sculpture)  "1987"

Rosalie Paniyak, Cup\'ik [Chevak], 1934-2007

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1987-1987

Materials:

Sea lion skin/fur, sea lion gut/intestines, cotton cloth, sealskin/fur, glass eyes, plywood

Techniques:

Modeled, sewn

Dimensions:

43 x 37.6 x 80 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Cup'ik, Cup'ik [Chevak], Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

City:

Chevak

County:

Calista Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased from Alaska Native Arts and Crafts (Juneau, Alaska) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1987; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271428

Catalog Number:

25/5563

Album Name:

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