Object photography

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Object description

  • Inuit artist
  • Toggle, 19th century
  • Ivory, pigment
  • Nome, Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • L: 1 in, W: 1/2 in, D: 1/4 in (L: 2.5 cm, W: 1.3 cm, D: .6 cm)
  • Gift Mr. and Mrs. Dexter Keezer in c/o Berthe K. Ladd, 1989
  • E77116


This is a small ivory toggle with two holes in the bottom. The top is ornamented with fifteen shallow holes painted black.