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British Scrimshawed Whale's Tooth
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
English, 19th century. A scrimshawed whale's tooth engraved on one side with scene of five men in a farmyard preparing to shear a large boar, text underneath reading Great cry and little wool; lg. 7 in.

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Minor cracks and stains
Sold: $720.00
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