Inuit. <em>Miniature Human Head</em>, 1950–1980. Black stone, 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (6.4 x 3.5 x 4.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2004.79.26.jpg)

Miniature Human Head


Medium: Black stone

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (6.4 x 3.5 x 4.8 cm)


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

Accession Number: 2004.79.26

Image: CUR.2004.79.26.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Black stone head carved in the round with cap or hair indicated. Features modeled. Condition fair. Pieces of tape attached to back and bottom. Head, cheek, and end of nose have abrasions.

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