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Noongwook uses the length and natural curve of the tusk to portray the graceful body of the cormorant. The beak and eyes are baleen and the carving rests on a piece of walrus jaw bone.
||Savoonga, St. Lawrence Island, AK
||23-1/2 x 5 x 3-3/4 in
||Walrus ivory, baleen, walrus jaw bone base
||St. Lawrence Island Yupik