Tranformed Shaman (Polar Bear / Human Figure)

Canadian Inuit, Central Arctic, Arctic

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about 1965-1969

Steatite

Overall: 6 1/8 × 6 5/16 × 4 3/4 in. (15.6 × 16 × 12 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Evelyn Stefansson Nef

2014.17.12

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Sculpture

Not on view

Course History

NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020

Provenance

Evelyn Stefansson Nef (1913-2009); bequeathed to present collection, 2009; catalogued 2014.

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