27 September 2006,
Price realised GBP 780
GBP 400 - GBP 600
ROALD ENGELBREGT GRAVNING AMUNDSEN (1872-1928)
A bone model of a walrus and a bone whistle (2)
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Two of Amundsen's own mementos from his Arctic expeditions, the walrus probably carved and traded by the Inuit or Netsilik, the whistle probably carved by Amundsen or fellow members of the expeditions.
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Roald Amundsen and thence by descent to the present owner.
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