Lot 143B: A Superb Haida or Tlingit Shaman's Charm

A Superb Haida or Tlingit Shaman's Charm. The charm carved of Walrus tooth, in the from of a human figure seated in the form of an otter or bear, with classically rendered Haida or Tlingit face with small hat, the body with pot-belly and seated in a hocker position with elbows to knees, the tiny hands and feet very delicately carved, rentals showing beneath. Excellent patina. 2"T.

Price Realized: $1,800

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