• Culture/People:

    Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Padliqmiut]

  • Object name:

    Polar bear figure

  • Date created:

    circa 1905

  • Place:

    Mouth of Churchill River to Ferguson River and west to Dubawnt Lake; West coast of Hudson Bay; Manitoba, Nunavut; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Caribou antler

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected between 1913 and 1916 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI in 1917.

  • Catalog number:

    6/7287

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