Item Number: Fry0019
Materials: Sea mammal hide and ivory
Description: Man's belt with walrus ivory toggles.
Dimensions: Length 38 inches
Edward Nelson collected this piece for the Smithsonian Institution during his two year collecting trip across Alaska. This is one of the 500 or so pieces de-excessed from that collection. It is documented with the Nelson number on the Smithsonian tag.
Lure of the Arctic, Cincinnati Art Museum, October 2007 - January 2008
Click on photo for larger picture