Larry Aningayou ivory walrus
A chubby fellow carved from the core of a walrus tusk, which gives it the look of oatmeal. Scrimshawed features, some of them worn. Tusks are likely real walrus whiskers.
c. 3rd to 4th qtr. 20th century
Signed on base.
3 inches long x 2 1/8 inches wide x 1 5/8 inches high
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