Original Purchase Date: 11 / 20 / 99 for $2,800
Purchased From: Earl Duncan
Gallery: Phoenix Galleries
Gallery Address: 2368 15th Street, Denver, CO 80202, USA
Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler
Carved wooden figural wound plug in the form of a polar bear. The eyes of the bear are inset with small pieces of pyrite. This plug is particularly stunning in its aesthetics. The wood has patinated to a dark brown.