Artist Eskimo, Native American
Title
  • Figurine
Date between 17th and 18th century
Medium walrus ivory
Dimensions Overall: 4 1/2 × 1 1/4 × 3/4 inches (11.4 × 3.2 × 1.9 cm)
Including base: 5 1/8 × 1 7/8 × 1 7/8 inches (13 × 4.8 × 4.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter W. Stroh
Accession Number 82.44
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
Saul Radbill;
(Aaron Furman, Furman Gallery, New York, New York, USA);
1977, purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Peter W. Stroh (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
1982-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, pp. 244-245.