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A 19TH-CENTURY SAILOR'S SCRIMSHAW-DECORATED...

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A 19TH-CENTURY SAILOR'S SCRIMSHAW-DECORATED WHALE'S TOOTH
incised with a British Tar, sword drawn with Union flag and his ship in the background, the reverse inscribed 8 Hope -- 5in. (12.5cm.) high; 164g; together with another with a ship's profile over one side -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) high; 169g
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