Inuit Art Online Auction

June 02, 2016

LOT 306
Unidentified
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306

Unidentified

QULLIQ (KUDLIK)

stone
c. 1960
5" x 18.5" x 8.5" — 12.7 x 47 x 21.6 cm.

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $480
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A type of oil lamp used by the Inuit which served as a heating and lighting tool. Usually crescent shaped and made from soapstone, seal or whale fat was used with a wick of cottongrass.

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: