170825-244 Northwest Coast Earrings; Fossil Ivory w/ Gold- Walrus Ivory by Eskimo Carvers c. 1940-50
Walrus Ivory by Eskimo Carvers from the Village of Savoonga
1 1/8" long
From the Juneau Alaska and Southwest Collection of E Marie Clements Wingerson who lived in Juneau from 1939 - 1965, Phoenix, 1965-1985 and retired in Seattle. Her father was a homesteader in Juneau working as a mechanic at Excursion Inlet Fish Cannery.