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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66cbf8f6e-90b6-43f9-8dae-d3d5386c942f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276295
Online Media:

Letter opener

Culture/People:
Alaskan Eskimo  Search this
Previous owner:
Maree B. Hamblin (Maree Berry Hamblin), Non-Indian, 1908-1989  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
Object Name:
Letter opener
Media/Materials:
Walrus Ivory
Techniques:
Carved, etched
Dimensions:
18.7 x 2.3 x 1.3 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1947-1960
Catalog Number:
26/203
Barcode:
260203.000
See related items:
Alaskan Eskimo
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws614482c31-51c6-4fbf-8b08-5e0a2fc35fd0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276296
Online Media:

Figural group

Culture/People:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Savoogna, St. Lawrence Island]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Melvin Seppilu (M. Seppilu), Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Savoogna, St. Lawrence Island], 1932-2004  Search this
Previous owner:
Charlie McAlpine, 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
Object Name:
Figural group
Media/Materials:
Ivory, animal bone
Techniques:
Carved, painted, polished
Dimensions:
36.4 x 9.3 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Savoonga; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Saint Lawrence Island
Date created:
1955
Catalog Number:
26/204
Barcode:
260204.000
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/ws6e945fd1a-5721-436c-9814-219f96139938
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276297
Online Media:

Composition, Hunting

Culture/People:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Qaqasiralaq Kullualik, Inuit [Pangnirtung], 1913-1984  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:
Composition, Hunting
Object Name:
Figural group
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
29.6 x 13.8 x 11.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Pangnirtung (Panniqtuuq, Pangniqtuuq); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1978
Catalog Number:
26/205
Barcode:
260205.000
See related items:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61faeac1c-eed7-468a-be77-a7f73d71537a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276298
Online Media:

Tatooed Sedna

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Aliva Tuktu Tulugak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1954  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:
Tatooed Sedna
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
14.5 x 5.3 x 6.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Puvirnituq (Povungnituk); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1984
Catalog Number:
26/206
Barcode:
260206.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a09a2c1b-0f96-4cba-be05-1bbf334e8525
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276299
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws699743993-aecc-4ea7-9cf7-865306f8c803
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276300
Online Media:

Spirit Legend

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joshua Sala, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1936-1984  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:
Spirit Legend
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
20.0 x 7.3 x 29.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kuujjuarapik (Great Whale River); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1979
Catalog Number:
26/208
Barcode:
260208.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dfddcbea-21e7-4b35-8851-5326b009e1ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276301
Online Media:

Spirits

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
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:
Spirits
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Antler
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Dimensions:
14.8 x 13.8 x 4.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
26/209
Barcode:
260209.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63c8084fc-fe14-41e1-b775-6ae2b0f521b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276302
Online Media:

Animal Spirits

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tivi Etok (Tivi Etook), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1929  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:
Animal Spirits
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Antler
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
25.7 x 12.7 x 7.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1977
Catalog Number:
26/210
Barcode:
260210.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws680ffab61-2315-4033-8244-506d3255390a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276303
Online Media:

Seal

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Donny Pitsiulak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1961  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:
Seal
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Serpentine
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
25.9 x 8.0 x 7.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kimmirut, Lake Harbour; Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1977
Catalog Number:
26/211
Barcode:
260211.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bb75af53-ceeb-4921-be07-6fee96679afc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276304
Online Media:

Two-Headed Figure

Culture/People:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Paloosie Karpik, Inuit [Pangnirtung], 1911-1988  Search this
Previous seller:
Snow Goose Gallery  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:
Two-Headed Figure
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Whale bone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
22.0 x 6.4 x 25.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Pangnirtung (Panniqtuuq, Pangniqtuuq); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
26/212
Barcode:
260212.000
See related items:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws623b15659-0b6d-4926-bfe7-957a961ce8d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276305
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67b8fd6c7-a459-4966-ad55-f485f88d9459
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276306
Online Media:

Spirit Group

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mosie Tukiqiqi Jayko (Moosee Tukiki/Tookeekee), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1929  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:
Spirit Group
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Caribou antler
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
33.3 x 24.6 x 2.2 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Taloyoak (Spence Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
26/214
Barcode:
260214.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6085c2b56-0574-4deb-9d12-30f66ae2bf3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276307
Online Media:

Bear/Man Spirit

Culture/People:
Inuit [Baker Lake]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Samson Kayuryuk, Inuit [Baker Lake], 1927-1983  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:
Bear/Man Spirit
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
13.7 x 7.8 x 24.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
26/215
Barcode:
260215.000
See related items:
Inuit [Baker Lake]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ce7edb79-dd7a-49e6-9fc2-cc4bf6f431f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276308
Online Media:

Hunter

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Enuya Shooyook, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1942  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:
Hunter
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Argillite
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
19.0 x 15.0 x 27.0 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:
1970
Catalog Number:
26/216
Barcode:
260216.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6df60971c-1075-40b4-936b-97e338ebdf20
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276309
Online Media:

Man with Drum

Culture/People:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Jacob Kuluguqtuq, Inuit [Pangnirtung], b. 1924  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 with Drum
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, antler
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
16.8 x 13.0 x 23.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Pangnirtung (Panniqtuuq, Pangniqtuuq); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
1970-1980
Catalog Number:
26/217
Barcode:
260217.000
See related items:
Inuit [Pangnirtung]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f11a394a-85e1-4d37-b2d9-a59214c4e380
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276310
Online Media:

Hunter

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joseph Qaunirq (Kownirq), Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), b. 1913  Search this
Previous seller:
Vancouver Art Gallery Museum Shop  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:
Hunter
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, antler
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
9.0 x 14.7 x 21.0 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:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/218
Barcode:
260218.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bffe9aa6-c913-4161-bf4e-ca785f60832a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276311
Online Media:

Hunter Carving Seal

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tivi Ilisituk, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1933-2012  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:
Hunter Carving Seal
Object Name:
Figural group
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone, ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
21.6 x 16.4 x 15.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Salluit (Sugluk); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Herschel Island
Island Grouping:
South Canadian Arctic Islands
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
26/219
Barcode:
260219.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6af887dfd-8484-47c8-866d-828aa0e0ae54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276312
Online Media:

Sedna - Sea Spirit

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
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:
Sedna - Sea Spirit
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
21.7 x 8.0 x 9.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kugaaruk (Pelly Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
26/220
Barcode:
260220.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6976f3fe6-6054-4f98-97dd-0effef912924
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276313
Online Media:

Inuk

Culture/People:
Inuit [Baker Lake]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tuna Iquliq, Inuit [Baker Lake], 1935-2015  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:
Inuk
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
19.2 x 7.3 x 12.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
26/221
Barcode:
260221.000
See related items:
Inuit [Baker Lake]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a7ab21d1-7d95-417b-ac74-cd22ef5e2846
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276314
Online Media:

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