OKPIK PITSEOLAK (1946-), Cape Dorset / Kinngait
signed in Roman and syllabics
6 x 6 x 4 in — 15.2 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm
Raven is a traditional game in which the participant stuffs both arms and legs through the arm of their parkas. The bottom of the parka is tied off, making the person look like a large bird. The aim of the game is to walk around like a bird, testing the agility and balance of the player.