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Alaskan Eskimo Bone and Wood Tools
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
lot of 4, lengths range from 4.25 in. to 8 in.
19th century


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Great Lakes Beaded Panels from a Minnesota Collection
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E.K. Tiulana (Inupiat, 20th century) Walrus Ivory Carved Maskettes
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