Inuk Creeping on his Belly to Surprise a Seal Basking on the Ice

Canadian Inuit, Canada, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

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about 1955

Steatite

Overall: 2 x 3 1/16 x 4 7/8 in. (5.1 x 7.7 x 12.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Willy E. Gorrissen

179.17.25856

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Sculpture

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Willy E. Gorrissen (1912-2000), West Lebanon, New Hampshire, in St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, 1955; given to present collection, 1979.

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