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Dancing bear by Markoosie Papigatok #10942 Authentic Inuit Art


Artist: Johnnysa Mathewsie
Community: Cape Dorset

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Dancing Bears

Some Inuit believe when they pass life they return to continue the cycle of life as an animal. The “Nanuq (Polar Bear) is considered the pride and joy of all Arctic Animals to the Inuit culture. The legend of the dancing bear is that of the Inuit who’s returned to life as Nanuq, the dance is of joy and happiness!

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Weight 4.1 lbs
Dimensions 4.6 × 3.6 × 10 in