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Quadruped

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Artist Unknown (Inuit)

Date

before 1500

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Quadruped, Artist Unknown (Inuit)
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Medium: Sculpture | Ivory
Size: 5/8 x 2 x 7/16 in. (1.59 x 5.08 x 1.11 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Arctic region, Alaska, St. Lawrence Island, Kialegak
Culture: Inuit, North America, United States, Arctic region, Alaska
Style: 15th century
Physical Description: squirrel-like four-legged animal with bushy tail; incised mouth, nostrils and eyes; mottled light and dark brown
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Weiser Family Foundation
Accession Number: 2002.196.7
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009