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Sooka Interior - Large, finely-detailed and patinated Swordfish Tusk - Bone, Xiphias Gladius - Marine Motif

Lot reference 30531527

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Indonesia - After 2000

Object: Large, finely-detailed and patinated Swordfish Tusk
Material: Bone, Xiphias Gladius - Marine Motif
Manufacturer/ Brand: Sooka Interior
Estimated Period: After 2000
Country of Origin: Indonesia
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear

Beautifully carved swordfish bill with a marine setting. A very impressive eye-catcher.

THE STORY
A master craftsman has intricately carved a marine setting of a bale of Sea turtles​ swimming alongside an array of fish in an aquatic setting, into this large Swordfish Tusk. The carving is of very high quality and has a lot of detail. Could be seen as a type of scrimshaw. Scrimshaw is the name given to engravings and carvings done in bone or ivory.

DISCLAIMERS
- Since it is a natural tusk, it might have some natural minimal cracks and crevices in the tusk. This is normal. Please refer to pictures.
- Our tusks are cleaned professionally, but sometimes minor discolouration still occurs. This is natural and normal, and not something we can do a lot about. Please refer to the pictures.

DIMENSIONS
The tusk is 92cm long

SHIPMENT
- The tusk will be sent with track and trace via DHL Parcel or DPD. You will receive the tracking code as soon as the parcel is dispatched. With this code, you can also follow the status and the location of your parcel, as well as the expected delivery date. You can find this information once you have your
tracking code, by entering it under “Shipment number” on www.dhl.de
- If you have any questions on the status of your parcel, the current location, or the estimated date of delivery, it is recommended to DHL Parcel or DPD directly via Facebook messenger. An answer will be given within 24 hours. You can contact them here: https://www.facebook.com/dhlforyou/

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  • Amazing, thank you. Love it

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    Siete poco professionali e prestate poco attenzione ai clienti. Esperienza da cancellare
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    Good and fast delivery. I got what was offered, nice piece. Thanks, till next time. Reliable seller
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    user-2c0833d November 19, 2019

  • bien reçu et pas de dega

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    Unfortunately, the box was delivered by DHL empty. in spite that there was a DHL tape around the package.
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    very fast delivery, excellent quality product, you will bid more in the future
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    November 3, 2019

  • Beautiful piece! Packaged very well. Fast delivery.

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