Oscar A. Sage, Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), 1925-2003
Whale bone, bearded seal/ugruk hide/skin
24 x 17.5 x 7 cm
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Masks and Masking
Kivalina; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1969 from an unknown source; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.