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Antiques & Accessories

January 19 - January 20, 2018

Lot #819
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$400.00(hammer price)
 $480.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 14, 2018

Description

* PETRIFIED WALRUS TUSK ENGRAVED BY MIKE VIENNEAU Nantucket, Massachusetts, 2007
Depicts whales of the North Atlantic, including sperm, narwhal, right, orca, fin, and blue. Signed lower right M.J. Vienneau 2007 Nantucket". Includes custom wood stand with plaque marked "Whales of the North Atlantic M.J. Vienneau 2007 Nantucket". Label on underside of stand for the Scrimshander Gallery, Nantucket. Length of tusk 9.5". Height overall on stand 4".
* Per Federal regulation, this item may only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and cannot be shipped out of state."

Condition

Naturally occuring abrasions and variations of color, particularly concentrated on reverse. Obverse with chip near base.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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