Handle: walrus-tusk seal

Object Number: 
1943.155
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Ivory, metal, pigment
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 1 x 3/4 in. ( 17.1 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Carved walrus tusk representing a seal with blackened inscribed lines and metal inserted eyes, nostrils, etc.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group