Figure of an otter

Date created
1967
Culture/People
Cree
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Henry Morgan and Company, Ltd.
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from Henry Morgan and Company, Ltd. (Canadian department store chain) in 1967; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Place
Kuujjuarapik (Great Whale River); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
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Cree
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
25/5731
Barcode
255731.000
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Object Name
Figure of an otter
Media/Materials
Spruce
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
15 x 3 x 3 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65ac5e2d4-6cca-4d14-8124-087a382a2f62
Record ID
NMAI_271597