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Whalebone and Walrus Ivory Decorative Articles
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. A group of four decorative articles carved in whalebone and ivory including two whistles, one in the form of a dog's head, an awl handle with spiral shaft topped with an eagle's head and a crochet hook with clenched fist handle; lg. 6.5 in. (longest). 

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Large whistle missing bottom of mouthpiece. Small cracks in ivory section of crochet hook.
Sold: $240.00
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