Media whale bone carving
Size 0.75 x 1.5 x 0.5 in. / 1.9 x 3.8 x 1.3 cm.
Sold $120 Estimate $100 - $300
unsigned; bears artist's name, disc number 'E5-19', date and community 'Spence Bay' on paperwork included with lot
according to Margaret Hess catalogue paperwork, this was purchased from the Museum of the North, Yellowknife, at a sale held for the official opening of the museum
from the Estate of Dr. Margaret [Marmie] Perkins Hess, see some additional information at Canadian Museum of History Announces Major Bequest of Inuit Art from the late Dr. Margaret Hess
Napacheekallak;MathewKeegootah Inuit ~ [b.1955] Canadian
listed on www.katilvik.com