Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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seal figure
  • Elailak (Eelaela)
  • seal figure, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: Lake Harbor, Northwest Territories (present-day Nunavut), Canada
  • stone, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 10.5 x 3.5 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 4 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5853
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Small carving of a seal, in light brown stone with natural color variations. The seal's head is looking to the proper left.