170825-226 Walrus Ivory by Eskimo Carvers - Screwback Earrings - from the Village of Savoonga
approx. 3/4" along each side and 7/8" on diagonal
Handsome relief carving of seals
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.