- Eskimo artist
- Handle, mid-late 19th century
- Ivory, pigment
- Norton Sound, Alaska, United States
- L: 7 5/8 in, W: 1/2 in, D: 1/2 in (L: 19.4 cm, W: 1.3 cm, D: 1.3 cm)
- Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
Inscribed in red: "24423, Norton Sd, Alaska, I. M. Turner".
This is an ivory bag handle, slightly curved and cut with four flat surfaces. There is a hole at each end. It is decorated with incised concentric circles connected by a line, with double crosshatching on one side and double V's on the other.