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Coconut and Whale Bone Dipper
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, mid-19th century. A whaler's dipper made from a coconut with wooden handle and whale's tooth base and tip; lg. 13.25 in.

Condition:  
Two cracks in top edge of coconut.
Sold: $276.75
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