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Miniature Head in Relief

Arts of the Americas

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Gray stone
  • Place Made: Canada
  • DATES 1950-1980
    DIMENSIONS 2 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. (5.1 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2004.79.15
    CREDIT LINE Hilda and Al Schein Collection
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Inuit. Miniature Head in Relief, 1950-1980. Gray stone, 2 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. (5.1 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.15. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2004.79.15.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Mottled stone head in relief with flat back. Face round with chubby cheeks, nose triangular and eyes and mouth slit. Condition good. Paper label: '01013' 'pro' '0' 'skprt' and 'Oc' also 'artist signature: K3057-2'
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    Miniature Head in Relief