Bird in Nest
Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Ivory, bone joint
1 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. (3.8 x 10.5 x 6.4 cm) (show scale)
Hilda and Al Schein Collection
Simple chubby bird settled in nest made from a bone joint. Drilled holes for eyes filled with black pigment. Condition is good.
Inuit. Bird in Nest, 1950-1980. Ivory, bone joint, 1 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. (3.8 x 10.5 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.46. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2004.79.46_view01_PS11-1.jpg)
overall, 2004.79.46_view01_PS11-1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2021
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