Lot: 62

80th Tribal Art Auction

Anthropomorphic figure

Inuit, St. Lawrence Island, Punuk

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Joseph Gerena, New York, USA H: 4.5 inch 1400 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

bone, arms folded on the back, incised linear ornaments on the breast, legs marked by groove, missing part (head), surface eroded in parts (exfoliations)

Fitzhugh, William W., Gifts from the ancestors, London 2009, p. 306, ill. 129