The Canada Auction Series: Inuit Art

May 27June 01, 2023
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LOT 222

Lot 222

Kalai Adla ᑲᓓ ᐊᓚ (b. 1927)

Kalai Adla ᑲᓓ ᐊᓚ (b. 1927)
Lot 222 Details
Kalai Adla ᑲᓓ ᐊᓚ (b. 1927), Kinngait (Cape Dorset)


signed in syllabics
6 x 5.5 x 3 in — 15.2 x 14 x 7.6 cm

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $492
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Kalai Adla ᑲᓓ ᐊᓚ (b. 1927)
  • Kalai Adla ᑲᓓ ᐊᓚ (b. 1927)

Private Collection, California


Overall very good condition. Irregularities inherent in material.

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.

LOT 222

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.)

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