Object photography

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Object description

  • Inuit artist
  • Seal, 19th century
  • Ivory
  • Nome, Alaska, Arctic, United States
  • L: 1 3/8 in, W: 3/8 in, D: 3/8 in (L: 3.5 cm, W: 1.0 cm, D: 1.0 cm)
  • Gift Mr. and Mrs. Dexter Keezer in c/o Berthe K. Ladd, 1989
  • E77118


This is a small ivory carving of a seal with a single hole drilled into the bottom of the figure. The figure has minimally carved features and two black eyes.