Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Bear and Cubs (c.1997)

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  • Medium: ivory, bone, baleen
  • Size: 1.5 × 5.25 × 5 inches
  • Reference Code: N101126

Gideon Qauqjuaq

Inuit

Gjoa Haven, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1941- )

Born about 150 miles north of Taloyoak, Qauqjuaq moved around quite a bit when he was younger, between Taloyoak, Gjoa Haven, and Thom Bay. He moved to Gjoa Haven in 1991; this is where his wife’s family is from.