• Culture/People:

    Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Sauniktumiut]

  • Object name:

    Woman's hair stick and wrapper

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Saunnerktor River (possibly Sauniqtujuq); West coast of Hudson Bay; Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, caribou hide/skin

  • Techniques:

    Carved, wrapped

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected between 1913 and 1916 by Christian Leden (1882-1957, Arctic explorer); purchased by MAI in 1917.

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