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W 1798

Large Tooth
Description

WELL ENGRAVED SCRIMSHAW TOOTH. Nice large and heavy tooth with a scene depicting an over the stern, port view of a frigate at anchor. Vessel flying a large flag that has no country designation. On either side of vessel are small boats with natives hailing sailors that are on board. Reverse side with a view of a mountainous south seas island and palm trees. The water wraps around the entire base of the tooth. 6 1/4" h. x 3" w. Base very thick and quite solid. Condition excellent. Light, even age patina. Circa 1840-50. Quite a nice tooth.

Sales price: $3,875.00
Discount:

We Buy Antique Scrimshaw & Whaling Artifacts

We are always interested in purchasing nautical antiques. If you are selling one piece or your entire collection we would appreciate hearing from you.

John F. Rinaldi

107 Ocean Avenue,
Kennebunkport, Maine 04046

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