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Scrimshawed Sperm whale tooth - 19th century

Lot reference 15557403
Scrimshawed Sperm whale tooth - 19th century

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Very good condition

Scrimshaw engraved in a sperm whale tooth representing a bourgeois couple. Naïve engravings probably realised by a sailor aboard a whaler in the nineteenth century by using a mending needle. Marvellous patina.
Height: 16cm

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