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Please do not ask me to mail any ''Ivory'' to a foreign address! I can not mail out-side USA, because of the ''Ivory'' material, but I will mail to any USA address for all foreign buyers! *Please read my 'Shipping' comments*
Vintage " Walrus " - Fossil Ivory Tusk hand carved by Alaska Eskimo / Inuit - St. Lawrence Island - Pre Ban - Whale Baleen & Bone Stand
''Ayveq'' means Walrus in Yup'ik
4" Long Carved Walrus Figure - Vintage Fossil Walrus Ivory - Hand made in Alaska
Alaskan Yup'ik Eskimo made & carved Walrus Tusk Ivory
Carved Walrus: 4" long x 1 1/4" tall at Tusk x 7/8" wide
Mammoth Bone Stand: 2 1/2long x 1 1/2"wide x 3/4" deep
Total height w/ stand and Baleen Whale rod: 2 1/2" tall
Native Inuit / Eskimo hand carving & work created sometime before 1970.
Hand carved in Gambell, St, Lawrence Island, by local Yup'ik carvers, I have the original paper work on the Artist and will send them!
All the old Ivory used in these carvings are from ancient buried sources, found on the beaches and dug from ancient tribal dump sites.
For a piece of Ivory or bone to get this kind of look it must be 10,000 plus years old.
This is a wonderful way for Native people to have a home business, to support families on what the land offers to them.
All of these pieces are "one-of-a-kind", Each photograph is of the actual item you will receive
Comes in Gift Box, bubble wrap, Fossil Ivory Information papers.
** I can not mail this out side USA, USA Law, but I can send to any USA address for foreign buyers!
If you have family in USA maybe you can get this Bracelet from them in future visits!**