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U990.18.8
Artist / Maker : Koughajuke, Noah
Title : Untitled (whale and walrus)
Date (Execution) : 20THC LATE
Geographical Origin : Kimmirut, Nunavut, Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Whale bone; Soapstone
Support / Technique :
Object Type : carvings (visual works); figurines
Visual Description : This is a composite figure carving with two components. A green soapstone carving of a walrus with its mouth half open and tusks made of bone makes up the bottom. On top of the walrus crossing on a diagonal is a whale figure (possibly a beluga).
Accession # : U990.18.8
Width (cm) : 10.00
Height (cm) : 5.00
Depth (cm) : 14.50
Mandatory Credit : Transferred from the Royal B.C. Museum
Artist Statement :