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Item Details

Lot #173
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$300.00
High Estimate$500.00
Last UpdatedOctober 4, 2019

Description

DECORATIVELY CARVED AND INLAID WHALEBONE SEAM RUBBER Mid-19th Century
Octagonal handle with medial carved bands and a scalloped design. Exotic wood collar between handle and blade. Blade with two inlaid mother-of-pearl dots at top. Blade affixed with metal pins. Length 4.5."

Condition

Typical age lines and very minor fretting.

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