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Kayak Model, between 300 BCE and 300 CE

  • Eskimo, Native American

Walrus ivory

  • Overall: 8 1/4 × 1 5/8 × 1 inches (21 × 4.1 × 2.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Peter W. Stroh and the Stroh Brewery Foundation Fund

82.38

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Eskimo
  • Carving
  • Engraving (incising)
  • Piercing
  • Ivory
  • Model (representation)
  • Kayak
  • Saint lawrence island

(Marty Ellman, Montgomery, New York, USA); 1982-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Eskimo, Native American, Kayak Model, between 300 BCE and 300 CE, walrus ivory. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Peter W. Stroh and the Stroh Brewery Foundation Fund, 82.38.