Hunter and Seal figurines

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-313787

Description

Carved stone figure of a man [.1] and a seal [.2]. The man is kneeling, wearing traditional Native Alaskan snow attire, and holding a leather tie.The tie is attached to a roughly carved stone seal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Sculpture
Statue
Figurine
Figurine

Inscription

"Made By / Isa from / Po...gtuk/ $12.95" (Blue ink on paper label)

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3719.1-.2