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Item Details

Lot #184
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)
 $1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH DEPICTING A WOMAN Mid-19th Century
Half-length portrait of a topless woman arranging her long hair. Above the portrait is a bow and flowers. Some pinpoint and stippled elements. Length 6.25.
The Collection of Sam and Donna McDowell."

Condition

Naturally occuring color variation at tip. Typical age lines at tip and base.


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