Lot 65
JOSIAH NUILAALIK (1928-2005), E2-385, Baker Lake

CARIBOU SHAMAN, stone, antler, c. 1990, signed in syllabics,
7.24" x 14.02" x 4.49"
18.40 x 35.60 x 11.40 cm
Baker Lake

Est. $6000/9000
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 11/05/2012

Note: “An angakoq with realistic caribou antlers... common symbols in shamanic cultures. The... inset face shows separation of the spirit and body.” from Seidelman, Harold & James Turner, The Inuit Imagination, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd. (Vancouver, BC), 1993, p. 98

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