Miniature Head in Relief
Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
6 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (15.2 x 11.4 x 4.4 cm) (show scale)
Hilda and Al Schein Collection
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Inuit. Miniature Head in Relief, 1950-1980. Greenstone, 6 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (15.2 x 11.4 x 4.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.18. Creative Commons-BY
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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Relief head with oval-shaped eyes, carefully modeled forehead, nose, and lips, and pointed chin in greenstone with blue striations. Back flat with two holes for hanging. Condition good. First of two paper labels says: '01038 1 Naujat Co.' and handwritten 'BRK' Second of two paper labels says 'COOP 21 A4F 3010.'
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