05-18-2019 05-18-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3243B Boston
May 18, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Eskimo Needle Case and Walrus Ivory Handle

$400$325
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Eskimo Needle Case and Walrus Ivory Handle, 19th century, the bone needle case with incised designs and wood stoppers at either end which are fashioned into the head and tail of a fish, the handle has one end in the form of a walrus, with inlay eyes and nose, lg. 6 3/4 and 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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