Inuit Art Online Auction

March 15, 2012

LOT 97

Lot 97

TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963)

TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963)
Lot 97 Details
TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963), E9-1452, Povungnituk


stone, ivory
signed in syllabics, disc number inscribed
4.5" x 9.5" x 7.5" — 11.4 x 24.1 x 19.1 cm.

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $96
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963)
  • TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963)
  • TWAMIE OKAITOK (1900-1963)


walrus missing a tusk

LOT 97

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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