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Mid-19th Century

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH DEPICTING THREE WOMEN LOOKING OUT TO SEA

Seen from behind, the women are wearing bonnets, shawls and long dresses.
Length 5".
Condition: Deep but uneven patina. Base cut flat. Age chip and crack at base of tooth on edge; crack extends approx. 1". Sticker residue on blank reverse. Other typical scattered age lines and marks.
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  • Provenance:
    A Scrimshaw Collection Originating on Nantucket Island.

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East Dennis, MA, US

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