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U989.1.5
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Head)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Arctic; Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Whale bone
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Head and detachable base. A face carved in bone. Surrounded by a curved- triangular frame like hood. The eyes, nostrils and mouth are deeply incised and the expression seems to be one of sorrow. Prominent cheek bones. It could be a baby or a young child.
Accession # : U989.1.5
Width (cm) : 11.50
Height (cm) : 10.00
Depth (cm) : 4.00
Mandatory Credit : The Joseph and Elizabeth Rosa Isaacs Collection given by Miss Rivkah Isaacs in memory of her parents
Artist Statement :