Inuit Art Online Auction

November 24, 2016

LOT 408
Unidentified
  • Unidentified
  • Unidentified

408

Unidentified, Alaska

UMBRELLA HANDLED WITH ARCTIC FOX CARVED HANDLE

ivory with black inset eyes
c. 1900

9.5" x 1.5" x .75" — 24.1 x 3.8 x 1.9 cm.

Together with:
SEETEE NATSIAPIK (1939-), BROUGHTON ISLAND / QIKIQTARJUAQ

CROCHET HOOK NEEDLE WITH SPIRAL INCISED SHAFT AND HANDLE WITH CARVED TOTEMIC FIGURES

ivory on antler base
with/without base: 12.25" x 3" x 2" — 24.1 x 3.8 x 1.9 cm.; 11.5" x 1" x 1" — 29.2 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $252
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

The Collection of Dr. Francis Sparshott, 1982 & 1985 (respectively)

Additional Info:

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