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Item Details

Temp #24
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$1,000.00
High Estimate$1,500.00
Last UpdatedMay 1, 2019

Description

INLAID WHALE IVORY AND WHALEBONE KNITTING NEEDLES Mid-19th Century
Long whalebone needles with alternating bands of island wood and whale ivory. Ribbed whale ivory terminals with island wood tips. Lengths 16.
Provenance:
Sign of the White Whale, Inc., Port Washington, New York, July 1972. Includes original sales receipt.
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Condition

No significant wear or damages noted.

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