Artist Eskimo, Native American
  • Bear
Date late 19th century
Medium walrus ivory with inlaid glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 1 3/8 × 3 1/2 × 1 inches (3.5 × 8.9 × 2.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Mary Martin Semmes Fund
Accession Number 1984.1
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
(Paul Steinhacker, New York, New York, USA);
1984-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, p. 251 (as "Northeastern Alaska.")