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Polychrome Tooth
Description

19TH CENTURY SCRIMSHAW TOOTH with American motifs on both sides. Obverse having a sailor and his wife standing on a monument while holding large American flags. Entire scene under a floral vine arch. Reverse with a scene along the bottom that depicts an American ship and a pilot boat approaching a lighthouse. All the flags with red coloring. 6 1/4" h. Condition overall very nice noting a sound age crack on the side with the ship. Nice folky feel. Circa 1840.

Sales price: $1,985.00
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John F. Rinaldi

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Kennebunkport, Maine 04046

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