Native American Inuit Carving Assortment

Lot 174

    

Native American Inuit Carving Assortment

Three items including two figural whalebone carvings, one depicting a woman and a basket of berries represented by glass seed beads and a whaler of dark bone having light bone inlay signed Thomas Sockpick on base, depicted brandishing his harpoon which is a separate piece of bone-tipped wood; together with an Alaskan carved wood totem pole signed "Ray Moore" to underside and having "Alaska Black Diamond" gallery informational tag attached; property from a Highland Park, Illinois collector
dimensions:  Height 21 1/2 inches, Width 3 1/8 inches, Length 5 1/4 inches (height, whaler without harpoon)
condition*:  Very Good, no chips or cracks noted; overall light wear consistent with normal use
estimate:  $300-400
hammer price:  $150
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