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A pair of Yupik or Inupiaq snow goggles carved with beautiful incisions | Donald Ellis Gallery

Snow Goggles

Yup'ik or Inupiaq
Western Alaska

late 19th century

marine mammal ivory

length: 4 ¾"

Inventory # E4363

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William Fitzhugh et al., Gifts From the Ancestors: Ancient Ivories of the Bering Strait, New Haven: Princeton Art Museum, 2009, pg. 167, fig. 6

Allen Wardwell, Ancient Eskimo Ivories of the Bering Strait, New York: Hudson Hills, 1986, pg. 106, pl. 136 and pg. 106, pl. 137

Allen Wardwell, Prehistoric Eskimo Ivories, Dalton: Studley Press, 1992, pgs. 23-24

Donald Ellis Gallery, Art of the Arctic: Reflections of the Unseen, London: Black Dog Publishing, 2015, pg. 77, pl. 76