Tue, 30th Apr 2019 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus')

 
  Lot 88
 

88

Ø A 19TH CENTURY FIJIAN WHALE'S TOOTH TABUA

Estimated at £600 - £800


 

Ø A 19TH CENTURY FIJIAN WHALE'S TOOTH TABUA

scratch inscribed AVISAT, with old marks and wear, the root and tip drilled twice for suspension loop (tip now chipped through) -- 6½in. (16.5cm.) long; 465g

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Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), Tue, 30th Apr 2019

Pictures and Naval - 1-61

Sailor Art - 65-97

Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125

Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167

Instruments 170-249

Ship Models - 250-287

 

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