Figurine

Amik mascot for the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games. Amik means “beaver” in Algonquin. This animal played a key role in Canada’s fur trade. In Greek mythology, Castor and his twin are the gods of hospitality and athletes.

  • Accession Number 2016.09
  • Date 1976
  • Materials plastic
  • Measurements 3 x 2,8 cm
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  • Accession Number 2016.09
  • Date 1976
  • Materials plastic
  • Measurements 3 x 2,8 cm
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© Pointe-à-Callière Collection,2016.009

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