Harpoon rest with carved bear heads, engraved thunderbirds, and whales

Harpoon rest with carved bear heads, engraved thunderbirds, and whales
Harpoon rest with carved bear heads, engraved thunderbirds, and whales
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 01
Century:
Media:
Ivory, Wood, And Pigment
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 7/8 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo
Provenance:

Original Purchase Date: 9/14/05, $18,000
Purchased From: Pete Vellejo
Gallery: The Ivory Broker
Gallery Address: 4244 Southpark Bluff Dr, Anchorage, AK, USA

Accession Number:
2007.21.242
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

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