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Scrimshawed whale's tooth, with the morse ivory fist - marine ivory - Second half 19th century

Lot reference 28605909
Scrimshawed whale's tooth, with the morse ivory fist - marine ivory - Second half 19th century

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Location: Belgium
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North America

Object: Scrimshawed whale's tooth, with the morse ivory fist
Material: marine ivory
Estimated Period: Second half 19th century
Country of Origin: North America
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 11.6×5.5×11.6 cm
Weight: 218 g

Rare "scrimshaw" sperm whale tooth carved with a closed hand on a stick.
On one side two nude angels engraved with the inscription "Justice and Liberty WSM 1864".
on the other side an eagle's head with a ribbon in its beak with the inscription "FREE TRADE AND SAILORS RIGHTS" American slogan.

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    hello sir it is useless to get excited! I guarantee the objects put on sale ... and the candlestick is old as in the desceiption ... I do not know where you can the same again! but there are no problems ... send it back to me and you are refunded directly!
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Austria $15.11
Belgium $15.11
Canada $27.98
Denmark $15.11
France $15.11
Germany $15.11
Ireland $15.11
Italy $15.11
Luxembourg $15.11
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Switzerland $15.11
United Kingdom $15.11
Rest of Europe $15.11
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