Amulet in the Form of a Head
Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in. (4.1 x 2.9 x 1 cm) (show scale)
Hilda and Al Schein Collection
Carved black soapstone head with carved eyes and nose. Slit for mouth. Condition fair. Chip in chin and chip on nose.
Inuit. Amulet in the Form of a Head, 1950-1980. Soapstone, 1 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in. (4.1 x 2.9 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.31. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2004.79.31.jpg)
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