A small decorated whale's tooth,  circa 1870,  3in (8cm) long
Lot 507
A small decorated whale's tooth, circa 1870, 3in (8cm) long
Sold for £660 (US$ 1,059) inc. premium

Lot Details
A small decorated whale's tooth, American, circa 1870,
decorated in ink with sailor standing in a long boat waving his hat in one hand and holding the Stars and Stripes in the other, titled "Liberty" and "New London" the reverse with manuscript "Hail! Columbine Land of Liberty And the more ****** so now since you have so bravely abolished slavery" 3in (8cm) long

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