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Mary L. Seppilu (Inupiat, 20th century) Walrus Ivory Dog Sled
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
whimsically carved with a team of five dogs, panting tongues hanging out of mouths; signed on base, height 3.25 in. x length 11 in.
late 20th century


Condition:  
Few dogs and driver have become unglued from base.

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