Native American (Alaskan Eskimo)
Object Place: Alaska, United States
57.47 x 5.08 x 4.76 cm (22 5/8 x 2 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Walrus ivory, pigment
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
Walrus tusk with a carved cribbage board and engravings of walruses around the perimeter of obverse and engraving of an Alaskan shoreline on reverse.
Descended to Marilyn and Selwyn Kudisch (of Chestnut Hill, MA) in 1962. Given to the Museum in 1992.
Gift of Marilyn and Selwyn Kudisch