Visions of a Nuclear Future

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Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Anchorage Museum of History and Art museum shop (Anchorage, Alaska) in 1988; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
National Museum of the American Indian
Photographer
Ayap'run Jack Abraham (Jack Abraham), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1956
Culture/People
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Artist/Maker
Ayap'run Jack Abraham (Jack Abraham), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1956
IACB source
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center Shop (Anchorage Museum of History and Art Shop/Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum Shop)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Title
Visions of a Nuclear Future
Object Name
Mask
Media/Materials
Yellow cedar, horsehair, walrus ivory, sea snail (turban snail) opercula, yarn, commercially tanned leather
Techniques
Carved, wrapped, tied
Dimensions
44 x 27.5 x 13.2 cm
See related items
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Works of Art (Other)
Place
Anchorage; Cook Inlet Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created
May 1987
Object Type
Works of Art (Other)
Catalog Number
25/5422
Barcode
255422.000