Wonderful plump stylized Native American stone sculpture in heavy dense black serpentine measures 8" by 5" by 5" and weighs 11 pounds! Beautifully sculpted and in excellent condition, the piece is signed in Inuktitut syllabics and also has the igloo authenticity label. The Government of Canada registered the symbol of the Igloo as a trademark to identify Inuit artwork as authentic and to protect Inuit artists and buyers. This tag can only be attached to original Inuit sculptures and art from northern Canada. This tag also bears number 99132014. This recent estate find dates to the second half of the 20th century.
Vintage Inuit Stone Sculpture Mother & Child