A fine pair of 19th century Scrimshaw whale's teeth.
With banded decoration at base and tip, each tooth inscribed on one side with a scene of a Victorian lady and gentleman in a garden setting, with foliate border. One the reverse, one tooth is inscribed with an American three mast sailing ship, the other with a pair of sailing ships, both on an engraved sea. 6ins. (15cm)long, each. (2)
- Please note. Two small flakes have detached from the tip as a result of historic damage. This lot will be subject to CITES regulations.