This is a fantastic Vintage Inuit Soap Stone Carving. This stone sculpture of a "Mother and Child" was done with terrific, intricate details. Piece is not signed. Figure looks to have had a spear or harpoon in her left hand, which has gone astray and is no longer present.
At the time of listing I have several of these delightful sculptures, which all look to have been made by the same hand. Each is Sold SEPARATELY, but the other 2 are shown in the last couple of photos.
This piece is in excellent vintage condition, with very subtle signs of age and wear, though nothing remarkable or distinctive. There is a small "cut" on the underside of the fishes tail, does not look like a chip as the edges are crisp and precise, (please see photo 7 & 8). Please Zoom the photos to appreciate all the details, as well as to best understand overall condition.
Carving measures 7" tall x 5.25" wide x 2.25" deep
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