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Royal Ontario Museum: Inuit Carvings in Ivory

An exploration of ivory carvings made by Inuit artists. This comprehensive site does more than showcase works by master carvers it also tells the underlying stories that tie the ivories to the culture and environment of the Inuit. You can
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An exploration of ivory carvings made by Inuit artists. This comprehensive site does more than showcase works by master carvers; it also tells the underlying stories that tie the ivories to the culture and environment of the Inuit. You can learn about the animals from which ivory is harvested; Inuit use of ivory as tools, weapons, amulets, and symbolic icons; and related topics. Videos and rotatable images for 360-degree viewing of sculptures enrich the site.

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