Net Float

Net Float
Net Float
Date:
ca. 1880
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Glass Trade Beads
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 5 x 2 1/4 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo
Provenance:

Original Purchase Date: 6 / 3 / 00
Purchased From: Jack Bryan
Gallery: Alaska on Madison
Gallery Address: 937 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10021, USA

Accession Number:
2007.21.119
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Net float carved in the form of two seals facing in opposite directions. Glass trade beads were inset and used for eyes. One is missing. Also missing is an ivory eyelet for line attachment.

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