Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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loon figure
  • Canadian Inuit peoples
  • loon figure, mid 1900s
  • stone, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 14.5 x 5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 5 11/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5854
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Small, dark green figure of a loon. The head has a long, pointed beack. The body is elongated with no indication of wings and the bottom is flat. Small tail at rear.