Inuit Art Online Auction

February 27, 2014

LOT 92
UNIDENTIFIED, Alaska; Unidentified
  • UNIDENTIFIED, Alaska; Unidentified
  • UNIDENTIFIED, Alaska; Unidentified
  • UNIDENTIFIED, Alaska; Unidentified

92

UNIDENTIFIED, Alaska; Unidentified

BRACELET; GROUP OF ARCTIC ANIMALS INCLUDING CHARMS

ivory, wood, string; ivory, antler
1.25" x 3" x .75" — 3.2 x 7.6 x 1.9 cm.

Estimate $250-$350

Realised: $216

About artist/note:

Measurements reflect only the largest ivory Loon;

Between the years of 1964 to 1977 the Balts worked as a nurse and a teacher/Federal Government representative in Ivuyivik, Great Whale River and Rankin Inlet. They acquired carvings directly from the artists.

Provenance:

The Balt collection, CA

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Antler, Ivory
Settlement: