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U990.18.6
Artist / Maker : Qumalu, Tukai
Title : Untitled (bird)
Date (Execution) : Late 20th Century
Geographical Origin : Puvirnituq, Nunavut, Canada; Povungnituk, Quebec, Canada
Cultural Group : Inuit
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Soapstone
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works); figurines
Visual Description : A dark gray loon with long gray claws crouching on a lighter gray basethe wings are incised away from the main body of the bird. The eyes and the beak of the bird are also incised, as are the claws. There are no decorative motifs on the b
Accession # : U990.18.6
Width (cm) : 11.00
Height (cm) : 6.50
Depth (cm) : 3.50
Mandatory Credit : Transferred from the Royal B.C. Museum
Artist Statement :