Inuit. <em>Amulet in the Form of a Head</em>, 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)

Amulet in the Form of a Head


Medium: Soapstone

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 1 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in. (4.1 x 2.9 x 1 cm)


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

Accession Number: 2004.79.31

Image: CUR.2004.79.31.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved black soapstone head with carved eyes and nose. Slit for mouth. Condition fair. Chip in chin and chip on nose.

Brooklyn Museum