Seal Lying on an Inclined Rock or Piece of Ice

Peter Nauja Angiju, Inuit / Canadian, born 1932
Canadian Inuit
Eastern Arctic


collected 1962-1963


Overall: 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 1 3/4 in. (7 × 11 × 4.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Sherman P. and Anne L. Haight Arctic Collection



Place Made: Puvirnituq (Povungnituk), Nunavik, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American


Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Collected by Sherman Post Haight (1889-1980) and Anne Pardee Lyon Haight (1891-1977), New York, New York, about 1962; given to the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College Library, 1962; transferred to the present collection, 1968.

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