Object photography

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Object description

  • Ted Mayac Jr. (Iñupiaq)
  • Mallard, 1993
  • Ivory, paint
  • Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • L: 4 1/2 in, W: 1 5/8 in, D: 1 3/8 in (L: 11.4 cm, W: 4.1 cm, D: 3.5 cm)
  • Museum Purchase, 2000
  • E303999

INSCRIPTION

Inscribed, underside of carving, " Female Mallard / Ted Mayac Jr. / 1/16/93"

DESCRIPTION

This is an ivory carving of a female mallard. The object is carved entirely out of ivory and heavily painted with blue and different shades of brown paint.

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