Early 20th Century Seals Bracelet
This bracelet is representative of Alaskan Eskimo jewelry from the early 20th century. It is made from walrus tusk (ivory) and baleen. The carved seals have red pigment on their flippers and mouths. The central disc contains double nucleated circles and triangular corners with black pigment.
The bracelet has an inside circumference of about 6 3/4 inches; it is approximately 1/2 inch wide.
Please note that products containing ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York, New Jersey, or California. 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.
If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 423-8473 to discuss permit requirements.