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Choose from 302 pictures in our Arctic collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


A socketed ivory shaft head for harpoon Featured Print

A socketed ivory shaft head for harpoon

A socketed ivory shaft head for harpoon. Lashed onto the foreshaft is the harpoon head which detaches within the animal but remains tethered to floats until the victim weakens and dies. Country of Origin: USA. Culture: Eskimo. Date/Period: Old Bering Sea Culture. Place of Origin: St Lawrence Island, AD 200. Material Size: l=21 cms (circa). Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ University Museum, University of Alaska. Location: 12.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

During certain times of the year the sun reflecting on the snow-covered landscape Featured Print

During certain times of the year the sun reflecting on the snow-covered landscape

During certain times of the year the sun reflecting on the snow-covered landscape produces a great deal of glare. People out in such an environment can suffer severe pain and even blindness. These broken 1800-year-old goggles are an early attempt to deal with the problem. Culture: Eskimo. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Smithsonian Institution, Washington . Location: 03.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

A mask probably representing a shaman's spirit flight with the face in the centre Featured Print

A mask probably representing a shaman's spirit flight with the face in the centre

A mask probably representing a shaman's spirit flight with the face in the centre representing the shaman's soul. A shaman could release his spirit from his body and fly in spirit form to other parts of the world or into the cosmos where he consulted with other spirits. Country of Origin: USA / Alaska. Culture: Eskimo. Material Size: wood. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Private Collection, New York . Location: 19.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images