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Item Details

Lot #113
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$475.00(hammer price)
 $570.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedNovember 21, 2019

Description

ENGRAVED NAUTILUS SHELL Late 19th/Early 20th Century
Depicts a tropical scene with palm trees and a volcano contained within a medallion surrounded by scrolling acanthus leaves and foliate boughs. Length 5.
From a Private Collection, New York
This item is not available for international delivery without CITES and other necessary permits. Obtaining these permits is the obligation of the buyer. Please be aware of current international and domestic regulations and bid accordingly."

Condition

Two small chips at edge of shell, not impacting decoration.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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