Stone carving

Description
A soapstone carving of an Inuit seal hunter in his kayak. This contemporary carving was made for commercial sale in the 1960s.
Accession Loan No.
75/2000/6
Collection Class
Art non religious figures
Common Name
stone carving
Simple Name
figure
Full Name
figure of seal hunter and kayak
Dimensions
whole length 256 mm; whole height 73 mm
Cultural Group
Inuk
Production Year High
1968/9
Production Town
Hall Beach village
Production County
Nunavut Eastern Arctic, Baffin Zone
Production Country
Canada
Production Area Region
North America
Production Continent
North America
Family Group

Material
soapstone; ivory
Function Name
souvenir
Collection Area Region
N
Collection Continent
America

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