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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.047
Object Name Print, Stonecut
Description Seated Inuit woman sharpening an ulu (arced blade/knife) as she is gutting a seal.
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Seated woman holds scraper in right hand; before her onfloor is an animal skin.
Title Woman Sharpening Ulu
Date 1971
Year Range from 1971.0
Artist Saila, Pitaloosie
Medium Ink on paper
Dimensions H-24.625 W-17 inches
Place of Origin Cape Dorset
Search Terms Woman
Ulu
Chores
Nomadic
Seal
Hunting
Parka
Working
Subjects Woman
Ulu
Chores
Nomadic
Seal
Hunting
Parka
Working
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART