Old Bering Sea. <em>Fossil Bone with Incised Design</em>, 100–500 C.E. Walrus ivory, 9 1/4 x 3/4 in. (23.5 x 1.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair B. Martin, the Guennol Collection, 64.249. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 64.249_acetate_bw.jpg)

Fossil Bone with Incised Design

Artist:Old Bering Sea

Medium: Walrus ivory

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:100–500 C.E.

Dimensions: 9 1/4 x 3/4 in. (23.5 x 1.9 cm)


Accession Number: 64.249

Image: 64.249_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This is a cylinder shaped piece of ivory incised with abstract cirles, loops and lines that might represent faces.This is definately walrus ivory, not bone.

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