Inuit Sculpture Basaltic Shamanic Bear Transformation Drummer

$325.00

Inuit Sculpture Basaltic Shamanic Bear Transformation Drummer

A charming sculpture depicting a shamanic transformation to a drummer bear. Grey basaltic stone is likely from the community of Baker Lake. Off-center body adds a whimsical touch. Drum and drum stick, carved from antler, were added recently, as the original pieces were missing. Drum face has beautiful coloration.

c. 4th quarter 20th century.

6 3/4 in. wide x 6 1/4 in. high x 3 in. deep, including drum.

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Inuit Sculpture Basaltic Shamanic Bear Transformation Drummer

A charming sculpture depicting a shamanic transformation to a drummer bear. Grey basaltic stone is likely from the community of Baker Lake. Off-center body adds a whimsical touch. Drum and drum stick, carved from antler, were added recently, as the original pieces were missing. Drum face has beautiful coloration.

c. 4th quarter 20th century.

6 3/4 in. wide x 6 1/4 in. high x 3 in. deep, including drum.

Weight 9 lbs
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 10 in
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