Eskimo Ivory Carving Aaron Oseuk Standing Otter

$340.00

Eskimo Ivory Carving Aaron Oseuk Standing Otter

Aaron Oseuk, Yupik carver from Gambell, Alaska, was known for his charming carvings of standing otters. Oseuk was born in 1940 and died in 2008, and his work is becoming difficult to find.

This otter, while clearly identifiable with Oseuk’s carving style, is taller than average, at 3 3/8 inches high. It is 3/4 inch wide and 1 1/2 inches deep. Inlaid baleen eyes.

Probably impossible to see in the photo is the signature inscribed on the bottom: Oseuk and 89.

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.

If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 423-8473 to discuss permit requirements.

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Eskimo Ivory Carving Aaron Oseuk Standing Otter

Aaron Oseuk, Yupik carver from Gambell, Alaska, was known for his charming carvings of standing otters. Oseuk was born in 1940 and died in 2008, and his work is becoming difficult to find.

This otter, while clearly identifiable with Oseuk’s carving style, is taller than average, at 3 3/8 inches high. It is 3/4 inch wide and 1 1/2 inches deep. Inlaid baleen eyes.

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.

If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 423-8473 to discuss permit requirements.

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 7 × 4 in
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