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Item Details

Marine & Oriental Export Art

July 23, 2009

Lot #422
Temp #2
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For $3,250.00   (hammer price)
 $3,737.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 23, 2009

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH 19th Century
Depicting a young woman in a calico dress and carrying a purse. Mounted on a removable wooden stand. Height 8."

Condition

Two chips to tip of the tooth - 1 and ". Another small chip at base. Screw-mounted to wooden base. 1 lbs (includes base and screw)."

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