SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH WITH PORTRAIT OF A LADY Mid-19th Century

Standing beneath a floral and leaf garland and flanked by leafy plants. Her hair is elaborately coiffed, she is dressed in a patterned dress and apron, and she holds a flower blossom to her breast with her right hand and a flower basket in front of her with her left hand. Geometric border at base. Length 6.5".

  • Condition: Typical age lines at tip. Thin age cracks at base, two extending approx. 1" into scene, and other longer ones on blank reverse. Other areas of typical wear.

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