Alaskan Eskimo Scrimshaw Dall Sheep

$975.00

Alaskan Eskimo Scrimshaw Dall Sheep

This walrus tusk is adorned with exquisite scrimshaw of five Dall Sheep shown in their native environment. It was purchased in the 1970s from the artist in a remote village in Alaska. The indentation on the reverse side of the tusk was made before the artwork was attached, when the ivory was used as a drill-type fire starter.

Signed by the artist, M. Echok.

8 1/4 inches long x 1 7/8 inches wide x 1 inch deep

Because of ivory trading regulations, this item can not be shipped to New York, California, New Jersey, Hawaii, or any country other than the United States.

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Alaskan Eskimo Scrimshaw Dall Sheep

This walrus tusk is adorned with exquisite scrimshaw of five Dall Sheep shown in their native environment. It was purchased in the 1970s from the artist in a remote village in Alaska. The indentation on the reverse side of the tusk was made before the artwork was attached, when the ivory was used as a drill-type fire starter.

Signed by the artist, Echok.

8 1/4 inches long x 1 7/8 inches wide x 1 inch deep

Because of ivory trading regulations, this item can not be shipped to New York, California, New Jersey, Hawaii, or any country other than the United States.

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in
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