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Item Details

Lot #275
DepartmentEthnographic Art
Sold For$140.00(hammer price)
 $168.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 25, 2019

Description

ESKIMO EARRING First Quarter of the 20th Century
Carved walrus ivory disc suspends strings of multicolored beads. Single earring; not a pair. Length 4.
Similar to pieces worn by 18th Century Aleuts and Eskimos from the Norton Sound region, as seen in "A Woman of Prince William's Sound", plate 47 from Captain Cook's Voyages, 1784.
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Condition

No damages noted.

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