PAIR OF EXCEPTIONAL POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE’S TEETH WITH PORTRAITS OF GEORGE AND MARTHA WASHINGTON

Mid-19th Century

  • Condition: Bases cut flat. Martha Washington: Chip re-glued at left edge of base, minimally impacting the garland below the title cartouche. Age crack extending approx. 1" from base. Other unobtrusive scattered age lines. Washington: Scant and unobtrusive age lines, but generally very well-preserved.