Wed, 27th Oct 2010 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Audacious)

 
  Lot 145
 

A 19TH-CENTURY SCRIMSHAW-DECORATED HALF...

Sold for £550


Condition report

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A 19TH-CENTURY SCRIMSHAW-DECORATED HALF WHALE'S TOOTH
depicting a British Tar holding a large Union Flag ashore, with his ship at anchor beyond, now mounted on a wooden base -- 3¾in. (9.5cm.) high; together with a whalebone marlin spike -- 8½in. (21.5cm.) long
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