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Item Details

Lot #617
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$800.00(hammer price)
 $944.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedNovember 23, 2013

Description

WHALEBONE AND IVORY SWIFT 19th Century
Turned whale ivory finial with incised red sealing wax banding. Nicely made bold whale ivory clamp at bottom. Whalebone expanding frame in poor condition and in need of restoration. Height 22."

Condition

As noted.

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