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Lot #137
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$2,500.00
High Estimate$3,500.00
Last UpdatedOctober 24, 2019

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE IVORY PIPE Mid-19th Century
Carved in a geometric form. Marked on bowl META". One side depicts a three-masted ship, with a smaller ship off the bow. Other faces with geometric and foliate designs interspersed with pinpoint borders. Deep rich patina. Length 3.75".
This item is not available for international delivery without CITES and other necessary permits. Obtaining these permits is the obligation of the buyer. Please be aware of current international and domestic regulations and bid accordingly."

Condition

This item will not be shipped internationally without a CITES permit. Obtaining CITES and any other necessary permits is the obligation of the buyer.

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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