Inuit Carved Polar Bear

Inuit Carved Polar Bear

Code: CE588


H: 7cm (2.8")L: 12cm (4.7")Di: 9cm (3.5")


A small and beautifully carved Canadian Inuit figure of a polar bear. It is worked in soapstone or white alabaster, has glass eyes and is mounted on a polished stone base. It dates to between the 1950s and 1970s and is a lovely example of Inuit folk art. There is minor wear commensurate with its age.