Necklace, 19th century

  • Eskimo, Native American

Ivory

  • Framed: Overall: 3 3/16 inches (8.1 cm)

Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass

44.251

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Zigzags
  • Eskimo
  • Men
  • Ivory
  • Figures (representations)
  • Necklace
  • Cape prince of wales
  • Walruses

Provenance

collected by J. Malcolm Greany, U.S. Dept. of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service, Alaska Commission (Juneau, Alaska, USA). Lillian Henkel Haass [1879-1960] (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA); 1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts(Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Eskimo, Native American, Necklace, 19th century, ivory. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass, 44.251.