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Inuk  (Sculpture)  "1974"

Tuna Iquliq, Inuit [Baker Lake], b. 1935

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1974-1974

Materials:

Steatite/soapstone

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

19.2 x 7.3 x 12.3 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo), Central Arctic, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), Inuit [Baker Lake], Native Americans, North America

City:

Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq)

County:

Kivalliq Region (Keewatin)

State:

Nunavut

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 1975; donated to NMAI in 2001.

Source ID:

NMAI_276314

Catalog Number:

26/221

Album Name:

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