Inuit Carved Soapstone Animals with Other Carved Stone Figurines
|Materials||Quartz, Bone, Metal, Soapstone, Stone, Alabaster, Carnelian, Amethyst|
|Marks||Label, Country of Origin, No Discernible Maker’s Mark, Maker’s Mark, Date|
|Maker||Al Wolf, Joe Ittukalak|
|Period||Late 20th Century, Vintage|
|Origin||Canada, Pacific Northwest, United States|
|Number of Items||7|
|Additional Information||The two soapstone figurines are labeled to underside, the duck is labeled “Mad in Canada / Al Wolf” and the walrus marked “c93 / Joe Ittukalak”.|
- marks, variations, and natural imperfections throughout stone; light residue; scattered nicks and minor surface abrasions to some; repair to back tail feathers on bird; loose mounts.
- measurement of one.