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Item Details

Temp #18
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$500.00
High Estimate$1,000.00
Last UpdatedMay 1, 2019

Description

WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER WITH VENTING TOOL HANDLE Mid-19th Century
One end of handle with fluted half cylinder, used to make vent holes in pie crust. Incised banding at opposite end of handle near wheel mount. Whale ivory fluted wheel. Length 5.25."

Condition

Red residue on underside of cylinder, probably removable. Minor roughness of fluted carvings.

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