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Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving

Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving

Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving
ESKIMO (INUIT) WALRUS, SOAPSTONE CARVING. An Eskimo (Inuit) soapstone carving of a walrus and signed on the base by the carver with a Canadian Eskimo I.

Number (EA 1656) and in Inuit language. It is approximately 6 inches long, 150 mm. X 3 ½ inches wide, 85 mm. X 4 ¼ inches high at the front, 105 mm. And the back slopes down to the base.

This is fine example of the type of carvings that were available in the 1960s. The overall condition is good, subject to the normal wear and tear expected. One tusk has been repaired. The item "ESKIMO (INUIT) WALRUS, SOAPSTONE CARVING" is in sale since Friday, January 05, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic Antiques\Native American". The seller is "studioartdeco" and is located in Leighton Buzzard. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Product: Soapstone carving
  • Primary Material: Soapstone
  • Region of Origin: Canada
  • Age: Post-1940
  • Original/ Repro: Original

Eskimo (inuit) Walrus, Soapstone Carving