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Bear Carving
Bear Carving
Date:
ca. 1880
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood
Dimensions:
1 x 3 5/8 x 3/4 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo, Siberian Yupik
Accession Number:
2007.21.171
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Polar bear carving rendered in wood, used as a hunting charm or more likely as a toy for a child.

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