Carved Kayak Model: Whale


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Artifact Identification Carved Kayak Model: Whale   (1968.01.0001B)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Art
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Artist/Maker Andy Mamgark
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1960
Culture Native American: Arctic: Inuit, Caribou Inuit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 15.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.1 cm
Weight 48 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Whale Bone
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Drilling, Inserting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Auger, Emily E. (2005) The Way of Inuit Art: aesthetics and history in and beyond the Arctic. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, “Arviat=Eskimo Point,” p. 157. Crandall, Richard C. (2000) Inuit Art: a history. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, “Place Names” pgs. 5-6, “Abbreviations” pgs. 7-8 and “Introduction” pgs. 9-11. Exhibition Catalogue, Eskimo Point/Arviat, Winnipeg Art Gallery 1982. Inuit Art Anthology, ed. Alma Houston Inuit Art Quarterly vol. 7, no. 4 (Fall/Winter 1992) Inuit Art Quarterly vol.14, no. 4 (Winter 1999) Inuit Art: An Introduction. Ingo Hessel Cheri Vitez, Research Associate, 5/16/2011

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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