Wall Hanging

About this object

Narrative

Balshine family collection. An image of the artist and her work appears on p. 28 in Butler and Butler, "Wall Hangings from Baker Lake" (The Beaver, Autumn 1972:26-31).

Physical description

Rectangular, red felt wall hanging with rounded corners. Multicoloured felt appliqué of various zoomorphic figures with human heads; six bird and two musk ox-like figures. Figures are covered with multicoloured linear embroidery. Edges are rolled with maroon and white whipstitching.