A finely scrimshawed and polychromed whale's tooth, British, dated 1835,
obverse titled Recovery off the Falkland Islands. Decr. 22nd 1835 and initialed W.N.,, depicting a three masted ship with reefed down sails in very rough seas, the reverse depicting a battle between several ships-of-the-line and a shore battery, titled An Action, weight 750 gms. 8in (20cm) long.