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Walrus ivory with inlaid glass beads
Founders Society Purchase, Mary Martin Semmes Fund
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
(Paul Steinhacker, New York, New York, USA)
1984-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, p. 251 (as "Northeastern Alaska.")
Eskimo, Native American, Bear, late 19th century, walrus ivory with inlaid glass beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Mary Martin Semmes Fund, 1984.1.
Eskimo, Native American
North American, Native American
Inuit, Native American