Lot 12: Two miniature figures

Two miniature figures, Inuit; Alaska

The first a half figure, originally attached to a larger object with one remaining socketed arm; the second a human figure with head staring upwards, possibly a flying shamanic image with strut coming from belly, possibly once attached to a larger object as well. Fine old patinas. L. 1" to 1 3/4"

Property of a New England Private collector

Purchased decades ago from a New England estate with ties to the whaling trade in the 19th Century.

Price Realized: $200

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