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Marine Art, Books, Oriental Export

July 29, 2005

Lot #512
Temp #04387
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For $350.00   (hammer price)
 $402.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 29, 2005

Description

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH 19th Century Polychrome work depicting a young woman holding a parasol. On reverse in cartouche "Charlie Taylor". Length 4". From the family of Charlie Taylor, captain of the whaling vessel Rising Sun of Provincetown, MA.

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