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Walrus ivory stained black by mineral (graphite) seepage, engraved surfaces
Gift of Ron Nasser
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
1983, excavated by Eskimos at Kukulik site (Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska, USA)
1983, purchased by (Ron Nasser, HRN Primitives, New York, New York, USA)
1983-present, given to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Okvik, Native American, Harpoon Toggle, c. 300, Walrus ivory stained black by mineral (graphite) seepage, engraved surfaces. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Ron Nasser, 1983.46.
Okvik, Native American
North American, Native American