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Item Details

Lot #84
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$500.00
High Estimate$1,000.00
Last UpdatedJune 18, 2019

Description

CARVED WOODEN SEAM RUBBER Mid-19th Century
Terminal carved as a turk's-head knot and shaft with twist carving. One side of blade with RY" flanking a crown and a snake entwined with an anchor. Other side of blade with a diamond pattern above a male and female figure. Similar diamond patterns on edges of blade. Length 5".
The Collection of Paul Vardeman."

Condition

Some old shallow chips, barely noticeable.

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