Inuit. <em>Carved Face in Relief</em>, 1950-1980. Green stone, 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 1 in. (8.9 x 5.7 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.65. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2004.79.65_PS11-1.jpg)

Carved Face in Relief


Medium: Green stone

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 1 in. (8.9 x 5.7 x 2.5 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 2004.79.65

Image: 2004.79.65_PS11-1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved face in relief in dark and light green-colored stone; back flat. Edges of stone consciously left in their natural state. Condition excellent. Engraved on back are Eskimo letters, '1395-1080,' and artist's name (probably), 'Onatago.'

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