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Handle: walrus-tusk seal

Handle: walrus-tusk seal
Title
Handle: walrus-tusk seal
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
Object Number 
1943.155
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group