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Bird  (Sculpture)  "1975"

Emily Takatak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1932

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1975-1975

Materials:

Argillite

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

19 x 6 x 12.5 cm

Cultures:

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

City:

Sanikiluaq (Belcher)

County:

Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin)

State:

Nunavut

Island Name:

Belcher Islands, Flaherty Island

IslandGrouping:

Hudson Bay Islands

Archipelago:

Canadian Arctic Archipelago

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Purchased by Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) from the Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (Mississauga, Ontario) in 1976; donated to NMAI in 2001.

Source ID:

NMAI_276340

Catalog Number:

26/247

Album Name:

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