University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleSpirit
Object Number: 2012-25-37
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Inuit
Provenience: Canada
Culture Area: Arctic (Culture Area)
Date Made: circa 1980
Early Date: 1979
Late Date: 1981
Section:American
Materials:Whale Bone
Metal
Technique:Inlaid
Iconography:Spirit
Height: 6.5
Length: 20.2
Width: 18.5
Credit Line:Bequest of John P. Doelman III, 2012

Description

Whalebone carving of "spirit," by unknown artist. Nail used for eyes


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