Alaskan Native Ivory Bear Carving
This charming bear is mounted on baleen and wood, and was at one time the cover to a container. There is a signature on the baleen, but we can’t decipher it.
ca. 3rd to 4th quarter 20th century
2 inches long x 1 1/2 inches wide x 1 1/2 inches high, including the base.
Please note that products containing ivory cannot be shipped to New York, New Jersey, Hawaii, or California. To our knowledge, as of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic. Before ordering any product containing ivory, please check with your own state’s laws.
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