Large Skull From Walrus Jawbone
“Large Skull From Walrus Jawbone” excellent carving from a solid piece of ancient walrus jawbone created by unknown artist. This is how a skull should be carved. Everything works with this carving An excellent addition to any collection.
This is ancient walrus tusk jawbone found in the Northern Bering Sea area. The material is 500-1500 years old and is occasionally found in ancient Eskimo camp and hunting sites. The marvelous colors are the result of minerals that have been absorbed into the jawbone over hundreds and hundreds of years. Obviously this material cannot be replenished, making it quite collectible and valuable.