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Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Whaling Scene
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. A scrimshaw whale's tooth depicting a Pacific whaling scene involving three large ships, one flying an American flag, two harpoon boats and whale, filled in with decoration of palm trees and geometric borders; lg. 6.75 in.
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