Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Two Surfacing Walrus and Incised Tusk (c. early 1970s)

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  • Medium: serpentine, ivory
  • Size: 12.75 × 9 × 7.5 inches
  • Reference Code: M130301

Incised tusk design by Sandy Akavak (Kimmirut, 1941- ). Stone sculpture by Nalenik Temela (Kimmirut, 1939- ).

Sandy Akavak

Inuit

Kimmirut, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1941- )

Sandy’s father James, and his brothers Esauktoo, Moosa and Jawlie, are all artists.