Carving of a Loon

Canadian Inuit, Taloyoak, Talurjuaq (Spence Bay), Boothia Peninsula, Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, Canada, Central Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1953-1962

Stone carved in three pieces, attached with pegs

Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 9/16 in. (6 x 3.5 x 1.5 cm)

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



North America, Canada


20th century

Object Name



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.

Old Number

Haight 194

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