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Button
Button
Date:
Old Bering Sea III, 200–500
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Ivory
Dimensions:
5/8 x 1 5/8 x 5/8 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, OBS III
Accession Number:
2007.21.63
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Beautifully carved button or toggle in the stylized form of a walrus. One tusk is broken but otherwise the piece is in pristine condition. The engraved line decorations are indicative of OBSIl / OBSlII periods.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.