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Ammassalik, Greenland, 1934. (via musée du quai Branly: Amériques) Not quite sure what this is, but I'm mildly terrified.

Ammassalik, Greenland, (via musée du quai Branly: Amériques) Not quite sure what this is, but I'm mildly terrified.

Tupilaq (inuit) - was an avenging monster fabricated by a practitioner of witchcraft or shamanism by using various objects such as animal parts (bone, skin, hair, sinew, etc.)[2] and even parts taken from the corpses of children.

Tupilaq- inuit myth: an avenging monster fabricated by a practitioner of shamanism by using various objects such as animal parts (bone, skin, hair, sinew, and even parts taken from the corpses of children.

Bering Sea Eskimo Inuit Carved Walrus Ivory Anthropomorphic Figure of a Polar Bear with its Cub (Bering Sea)

Bering Sea Eskimo Inuit Carved Walrus Ivory Anthropomorphic Figure of a Polar Bear with its Cub (Bering Sea).I have no idea of the age/provenance of this, so it's going on sculpture for now!

Tupilak

Tupilak

Greenland Ivory x x "Cannot be shipped outside of Canada"

Tupilak figurine in dark Wood, Greenland. Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Tupilak figurine in dark Wood, Greenland. Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Whale, Carving, Bones, Joinery, Sculptures, Whales, Dice

Eli Inukpaluk

Shaman with Bird Spirit, ca, 1967 by Eli Inukpaluk Inuit, Taloyak (Spence Bay), Nunavut. Arctic Spirit: Inuit Art from the Albrecht Collection (exhibit)

Karoo Ashevak, Canadian Inuit (1940-74), Shaman and Spirit Figure , ca. 1970-74. The Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College is a ...

Inuit spirits carved whalebone Hood Museum of Art

Inuit sculpture, at Montreal's Musee des Beaux Arts

This little guy is part of the permanent collection at Montreal's Musee des Beaux Arts.

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