Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. (3.2 x 6.4 x 4.1 cm) (show scale)
Hilda and Al Schein Collection
Walrus lies on flat base. Incised eye and nostril holes filled with black pigment. Condition good. Polished ivory; one missing tusk.
Inuit. Walrus, 1950-1980. Ivory, pigment, 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. (3.2 x 6.4 x 4.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.58. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2004.79.58_overall_PS11-1.jpg)
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