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Item Details

Lot #53
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$5,000.00
High Estimate$7,000.00
Last UpdatedOctober 2, 2019

Description

WHALE IVORY RING-IN-HAND" PIE CRIMPER Mid-19th Century
Terminal carved in the form of a hand grasping a freely moving ring. Stepped and elliptical shaft. Scrolled yoke supports a fluted wheel with openwork spiral. Length 6.25". Includes metal stand.
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Condition

Very minor age lines on lower stepped carving, otherwise well-preserved.

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