Karoo Ashevak, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1940-1974
Taloyoak (Spence Bay); Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Whale bone, stone, caribou antler
Purchased by Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) from the Spence Bay Cooperative Association (now the Taloyoak Cooperative Association, Taloyoak, Nunavut, Canada) through the Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (Mississauga, Ontario) in 1973; donated to NMAI in 2001.
32.5 x 63 x 53.4 cm
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