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Marine mammal ivory Height 17.8 cm (7 in.) St. Lawrence Island, Alaska - 100 - 300 AD
Provenance
Francesco Pellizzi, New York; Donald Ellis Gallery, Dundas; Private collection, Connecticut
Literature
Allen Wardwell, Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait, New York, 1986, p. 66, pl. 61

Exhibited
Anchorage, Anchorage Museum of History and Art, 'Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait', July - September 1986; Berkeley, Lowie Museum of Anthropology, 'Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait', October 1986 - January 1987; Detroit, Detroit Institute of the Arts, 'Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait', January - March 1987; New York, American Museum of Natural History, 'Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait', October 1987 - January 1988

EXHIBITOR

Donald Ellis Gallery

"Historical Native American Art"

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