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Item Details

Lot #120
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$3,000.00
High Estimate$4,000.00
Last UpdatedOctober 22, 2019

Description

WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER WITH HEART-SHAPED FINIAL Mid-19th Century
Architectural handle with finely carved tiers of stepped carvings and a reeded bulbous shaft. Wheel support with similar tiers of stepped carvings. Intricate openwork fluted wheel. Heart-shaped finial is serrated for use as a pastry cutter; retains some tiny specks of crust. Length 6. Includes metal stand.
From a Private Collection, New York."

Condition

No significant wear or damages noted.

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