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Eskimo Toggle Figure

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Eskimo Toggle Figure, Alaska, 19th century, human figure with seal heads for legs, two holes pierced for attachment to a garment, ht. 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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Keywords

Alaska, Arctic Ocean, Attachment theory, Behavioural sciences, Psychology, States of the United States, Stowe, United States, Vermont

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