Inuit Art Auction

May 30, 2017

LOT 33

Lot 33


Lot 33 Details
Unidentified, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq


stone, ivory
early 1960’s
4.75" x 11" x 4" — 12.1 x 27.9 x 10.2 cm.

Estimate $700-$1,000

Realised: $625
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
  • Unidentified
  • Unidentified

Acquired by an RCMP officer who was stationed in the area from 1962-1963.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 33

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.