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NEEDLECASE

Pre-Koniag Culture
Kodiak Island, Alaska

500 BC - 200 AD

marine mammal ivory
height: 5 ¾"

Inventory # CE4280

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Provenance

Arthur Erickson, Portland, Oregon

Donald Ellis Gallery, Dundas, ON

Private collection, Toronto, ON 

PUBLISHED

Donald Ellis Gallery catalogue, Toronto, 2010, pg. 29

Related Examples

Anchorage Museum at the Rasmussen Center, Cat. No. 1971.035.002 - See: Fitzhugh, William, Hollowel, Julie, Crowell, Aron. Gifts From the Ancestors:Ancient Ivories of Bering Strait. New Haven: Princeton University Art Museum, 2009, pg. 155, fig. 24

State Museum of Oriental Art, Moscow - See: Ibid, fig. 21

Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Collection, University of East Anglia, Cat. No. 1105 - See: Ibid, fig. 22

Donald Ellis Gallery Catalogue, 1999, pg. 7

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