A 19thC decorated whale's tooth,   7in(18cm)long.
Lot 48Y
A 19th century decorated whale's tooth, 7in (18cm) long
Sold for £480 (US$ 796) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century decorated whale's tooth,
depicting on one side a Sperm whale harpooned from a whaleboat, and on the other a three mast ship under sail off a lighthouse
Weight 580gms. 7in (18cm) long

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Sale, Sotheby's London, 18 June 2003, lot 161
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