Inuit Art Auction

November 09, 2009

LOT 114

Lot 114


Lot 114 Details
SHEOKJUK OQUTAQ (1920-1982), E7-919, Cape Dorset


stone, antler
ca. 1975
8" x 8" x 3" — 20.3 x 20.3 x 7.6 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$4,000

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
  • SHEOKJUK OQUTAQ (1920-1982)
  • SHEOKJUK OQUTAQ (1920-1982)

Further research establishes that this piece is by Osuitok’s younger brother.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 114

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.