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Item Details

Lot #108
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$850.00(hammer price)
 $1,020.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedOctober 15, 2019

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH DEPICTING A BRITISH SAILOR Mid-19th Century
Sailor stands on the deck of a ship, holding a Union Jack on pole in one hand, a sword in his other hand, and with a cannon and cannonballs at his feet. Mounted in a silver base. Height 3.75.
Provenance:
Collection of Alan Nolan, Indianapolis.
John Rinaldi, Kennebunkport, Maine, Catalog 39, 2016, Lot #103
.
The Collection of Paul Vardeman."

Condition

Age crack extending from base approx. .75.


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

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