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U989.1.9
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Bird and Human Head)
Date (Execution) : c. 1950-1960
Geographical Origin : Arctic; Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Soapstone
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works); figurines
Visual Description : A two-faced carving in black stone. One side: large open beaked bird with indentations for nose and circular eyes. Other side, human face with black pupils oval eyes, well defined contours of eyelids, large flat nose, thin long mouth.
Accession # : U989.1.9
Width (cm) : 17.00
Height (cm) : 10.00
Depth (cm) : 7.00
Mandatory Credit : The Joseph and Elizabeth Rosa Isaacs Collection given by Miss Rivkah Isaacs in memory of her parents
Artist Statement :