Eskimo Miniature Walrus Ivory Kayak

$ 150.00

This is a miniature ivory Eskimo kayak with a long pointed prow which is more like the Kayaks from Hudson Bay Eskimos and other areas of Eastern Canada. This kayak would have had a figure in it originally but these often get separated. The surface shows more carving lines and dings than one would see on a later piece which suggests to me that it was carved in an area that had less exposure to carvings for the collector's and resale market.

L. 6 ½"


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