Vintage soapstone hunter figure holding a seal.
Elijassiapik (First Nations Inuit, 1912-72), Settlement: Inukjuak (Port Harrison), Nunavik, Quebec, Canada
Disc Numbered: E9-915 and signed in syllabics. The first letter and number indicates the region and the last four numbers identify the artist. This Eskimo Identification Number system began in the 1941 and the practice was abolished in the early 1980s. The Arctic was divided into twelve districts in the West (Wl - W3) and East (E1 - E9).
Late 20th century
Width 5 Depth 3 Height 5 inches