Vintage Eskimo Ivory Seal Hunter
An ivory composition featuring a hunter hauling a seal, c. 3rd quarter 20th century. Scrimshaw features on the hunter’s face and clothing. Nicely braided sinew holds the pieces together. Mounted on a base of bone.
3 1/4 in. long x 2 1/2 in. high x 3/4 in. wide
Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York 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.
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