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Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe, early 20th century, with scrimshawed animals on each side and a raised figurative carving of animals on the top, including polar bears, seals, and kayak, (missing attached bowl), lg. 11 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Eskimo, Ivory, Kayak, Mammals, Mammals of Asia, Marine mammals, Pinniped, Polar bear, Seal, Vertebrates, Walrus

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