Figure

Image 1 for Figure
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Figure
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Figure
Culture/People
Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island]
Artist/Maker
Sylvester A. Ayek (Onanayak), Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], b. 1940
Donor
Elaine Dee Barker (Elaine Dee Barker Dismuke), Non-Indian, 1948-2012
Previous owner
Elaine Dee Barker (Elaine Dee Barker Dismuke), Non-Indian, 1948-2012
Object Name
Figure
Media/Materials
Ivory, baleen, ink
Techniques
Carved, incised, colored, polished
Dimensions
18.2 x 6.3 x 2.5 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Anchorage; Cook Inlet Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created
circa 2005
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of Elaine Dee Barker (1946-2012); bequeathed to NMAI by Elaine Dee Barker.
Catalog Number
26/8878
Barcode
268878.000
See related items
Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement