Lot 14: A large fossilized Inuit bone maskette

A large fossilized Inuit bone maskette, Inuit; Alaska

Possibly Prehistoric; the maskette with simple classical features with narrow eyes beneath demarcated brows, long powerful nose and open mouth, scarification marks cut beneath the mouth in classical form. H. 7"

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: $300

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