Arts of the Americas
3 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (7.6 x 3.2 x 6.4 cm) (show scale)
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Hilda and Al Schein Collection
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Uqitattu Juanisi Aqpaliea (1901-1983). Seated Figure, 1950-1980. Soapstone, 3 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (7.6 x 3.2 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.20. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2004.79.20.jpg)
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Polished black stone seated figure sculpted in the round with knees bent wearing a parka, snow pants, and boots. Condition fair. Hood has surface pitting with tip broken off. Bottom engraved with 'E91364.' Eskimo art tag says artist is 'Akhalerok.'
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