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Seal

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Kananginak Pootoogook, Inuit [Cape Dorset], b. 1935  Search this
Previous owner:
Beth K. Olch (Beth Kelisky Olch), Non-Indian, 1899-1993  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Seal
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
17.75 x 4.75 x 4.75 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
26/280
Barcode:
260280.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276373
Additional Online Media:

Man on Sled

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joy Kiluvigyuak Hallauk, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1940-2000  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Collector:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Man on Sled
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, hide, wood, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, cut, tied
Dimensions:
21.0 x 9.5 x 18.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arviat (Eskimo Point); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1977
Catalog Number:
26/207
Barcode:
260207.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276300
Additional Online Media:

Man Removing Parka

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Etulu Etidlooie, Inuit [Cape Dorset], b. 1946  Search this
Previous seller:
Dorset Fine Arts  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Man Removing Parka
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
25.3 x 13.4 x 31.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1980-1981
Catalog Number:
26/253
Barcode:
260253.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276346
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
John Pangnark (Pangnerk/Pangnik), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1920-1980  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Figure
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
13.5 x 4.5 x 12.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arviat (Eskimo Point); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
26/258
Barcode:
260258.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276351
Additional Online Media:

Seal

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Annie Niviaxie, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Beth K. Olch (Beth Kelisky Olch), Non-Indian, 1899-1993  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Seal
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, wood
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
11.3 x 3.3 x 4.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Whale River (Unguniarvik); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
26/283
Barcode:
260283.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276376
Additional Online Media:

Musk Ox Resting

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bertha Sinisiak Aggark (Sinnisiak/Aggak), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1926  Search this
Previous owner:
Bertha Sinisiak Aggark (Sinnisiak/Aggak), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1926  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Title:
Musk Ox Resting
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, animal bone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
9.9 x 5.4 x 4.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Chesterfield Inlet (Igluigaarjuk); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
26/299
Barcode:
260299.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276392
Additional Online Media:

Bear

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rosa Arnasudluk Kanayok, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1914  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Bear
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Whale bone
Techniques:
Carved, incised, painted
Dimensions:
11.2 x 3.0 x 5.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Repulse Bay (Naujaat); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
26/328
Barcode:
260328.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276421
Additional Online Media:

Man on Skis

Culture/People:
Inuit [Kangirsuk]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Thomassie Kudluk, Inuit [Kangirsuk], 1910-1989  Search this
Previous seller:
Fédération des coopératives du Nouveau-Québec  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Man on Skis
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
10.7 x 2.2 x 6.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kangirsuk (Payne Bay); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1978
Catalog Number:
26/332
Barcode:
260332.000
See related items:
Inuit [Kangirsuk]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276425
Additional Online Media:

Man with Large Head

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Lucie Immingnaq Qayaqsaaq, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1927  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Man with Large Head
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, incised, polished
Dimensions:
12.5 x 5.7 x 12.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1970
Catalog Number:
26/346
Barcode:
260346.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276439
Additional Online Media:

Wrapped Figure

Culture/People:
Inuit [Kangirsuk]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Thomassie Kudluk, Inuit [Kangirsuk], 1910-1989  Search this
Previous seller:
Fédération des coopératives du Nouveau-Québec  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Wrapped Figure
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
10.1 x 4.8 x 16.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kangirsuk (Payne Bay); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1978
Catalog Number:
26/232
Barcode:
260232.000
See related items:
Inuit [Kangirsuk]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276325
Additional Online Media:

Woman

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Gino Akka (Aukuk), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1938  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Woman
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
4.0 x 6.5 x 8.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1976
Catalog Number:
26/295
Barcode:
260295.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276388
Additional Online Media:

Sled Dog

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Kellypalik Mangitak (Kelly Palik), Inuit [Cape Dorset], 1940-1974  Search this
Previous owner:
Ruth Berman, Non-Indian  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Sled Dog
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, incised, polished
Dimensions:
25.0 x 10.0 x 30.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
circa 1970
Catalog Number:
26/365
Barcode:
260365.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276458
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Josephie Kokseak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1933  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Collector:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
13.0 x 4.3 x 8.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Qikiqtarjuaq (Broughton Island); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Broughton Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
26/202
Barcode:
260202.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276295
Additional Online Media:

Seated Woman

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Martha Aqiqgaqjuk Ettuk (Akeeajuk/Akeegeeakuk), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1911  Search this
Previous seller:
Arctic Bay  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Seated Woman
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
6.8 x 2.8 x 4.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arctic Bay (Ikpiarjuk); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
26/349
Barcode:
260349.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276442
Additional Online Media:

Child

Culture/People:
Inuit [Igloolik]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Noah Aglak (Aglat), Inuit [Igloolik], b. 1943  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Child
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
9.5 x 4.8 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Igloolik (Iglulik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Igloolik (Iglulik) Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
26/264
Barcode:
260264.000
See related items:
Inuit [Igloolik]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276357
Additional Online Media:

Bird

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Sorosiluto Ashoona, Inuit [Cape Dorset], b. 1941  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Bird
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, incised, polished
Dimensions:
23.0 x 8.0 x 6.2 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1977-1978
Catalog Number:
26/222
Barcode:
260222.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276315
Additional Online Media:

Shaman

Culture/People:
Inuit [Baker Lake]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Luke Iksiktaaryuk, Inuit [Baker Lake], 1909-1977  Search this
Previous seller:
Baker Lake Co-Op  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Shaman
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Antler, fur
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
17.7 x 16.3 x 3.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
26/213
Barcode:
260213.000
See related items:
Inuit [Baker Lake]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276306
Additional Online Media:

Spirit Fish

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Levi Alasua Pirti (Levi Alasua Pirti Smith), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1927-1986  Search this
Previous owner:
Ed Wegg, Non-Indian  Search this
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Spirit Fish
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
6.5 x 3.0 x 10.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Puvirnituq (Povungnituk); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1970
Catalog Number:
26/256
Barcode:
260256.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276349
Additional Online Media:

Owlette

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mary Qayuaryuk, Inuit [Cape Dorset], 1908-1982  Search this
Previous seller:
Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (CAP/Canadian Arctic Producers/Canadian Arctic Producers Co-op)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Owlette
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
13.3 x 8.5 x 17.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1976
Catalog Number:
26/269
Barcode:
260269.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276362
Additional Online Media:

Man

Culture/People:
Inuit [Baker Lake]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Nancy Sevoga (Kangeryuaq), Inuit [Baker Lake], b. 1936  Search this
Previous seller:
Hudson's Bay Company (Hudson Bay Co.)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Man
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
15.6 x 10.3 x 18.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1976
Catalog Number:
26/228
Barcode:
260228.000
See related items:
Inuit [Baker Lake]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276321
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