Walrus Packing Doll - Maudie Ohiktook

SKU: 17668

  Handcrafted in Taluq, Nunavut

This Walrus Packing Doll was made by Inuk artist  Maudie Ohiktook, from Tuluq, Nunavut.  Made In Canada Gifts curates every piece of Inuit art with care and appreciation of both the piece and the artist. We offer a varied selection of unique one-of-a-kind pieces selected from talented Inuit artists from Canada's Nunavut Territory; both emerging and established artists. 

Traditionally, Packing Dolls were made by young girls as a way to introduce them to the art of stitching, which was essential for the survival of their people. While these dolls are not made or used by girls, they carry with them the tradition and culture of the people of Taloyoak, Nunavut.

Each piece comes with documentation certifying authenticity.

This Walrus Packing Doll measures 10.5"H x 15.5"W x 8"D

Category: Owls

Type: Packing Doll

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