Karoo Ashevak, Inuit / Canadian, 1940 - 1974
Possibly the jawbone of a whale
Overall: 7 5/16 × 5 13/16 × 1 5/8 in. (18.5 × 14.8 × 4.2 cm)
Base: 3 1/8 in. (8 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Evelyn Stefansson Nef
Place Made: Taloyoak, Kitikmeot, Canada, North America
Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern
Not on view
NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020
Tradition and Transformation: Twentieth Century Inuit Art from the Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Gene Y. Kin Class of 1985 Gallery, Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 22, 2014-December 6, 2015.
Evelyn Stefansson Nef (1913-2009); bequeathed to present collection, 2009; catalogued 2014.
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