A pair of 19th century Scrimshaw decorated Sperm whale teeth. 6.3ins. (16cm)long. 2
Lot 8Y
A pair of 19th century Scrimshaw decorated Sperm whale teeth. 6.3ins. (16cm)long. 2
Sold for £500 (US$ 840) inc. premium
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A pair of 19th century Scrimshaw decorated Sperm whale teeth. 6.3ins. (16cm)long. 2
Lot Details
A pair of 19th century Scrimshaw decorated Sperm whale teeth.
With polychrome decoration, one inscribed on one face with a gentleman in uniform and on the reverse in civilian clothing, the other inscribed on one face with a lady in a ball gown and on the reverse a lady holding some spectacles. Each tooth, 6.3ins. (16cm)long. (2)
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  1. Lionel Willis
    Specialist - Maritime
    Bonhams
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    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
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