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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Savoogna, St. Lawrence Island]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Arnold Gologergen, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Savoogna, St. Lawrence Island], b. 1944  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Polar Bears
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Alabaster
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
15.7 x 10 x 17.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1964
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1964; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Catalog Number:
25/9268
Barcode:
259268.000
See related items:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Savoogna, St. Lawrence Island]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65ce6efc6-0664-4ad0-b25c-b7b28d4e31f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275257