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Item Details

Lot #291
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$750.00(hammer price)
 $900.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH WITH SHIP PORTRAIT Mid-19th Century
Labeled N * B" above a banner and a portrait of a three-masted ship at sea, flying assorted pennants and flags. Decorative designs and shading to lettering and banner. Length 5.5".
From a Long Island Collection."

Condition

Broken off at tip. Age lines at base.

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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