Polar region

Walruses

The Inuit hunted walrus as food for themselves and their dogs. They used the blubber for heating and lighting and the tusks for making needles, tools, harpoon heads, fish hooks, snow goggles, combs and toys. The ivory was also prized for carving.

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#07024
Walrus
1995
Canada
Book illustration, graphite, on Letraset paper
Credit: Frédéric Back and Libre Expression
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