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Sailor's Items
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. A group of sailor's items including a walrus handled butcher knife, a bung in horn, a sailor's needle, a coconut dipper and a straight razor marked on blade J. Wostenholm & Sons/EBRO in a wooden case; knife lg. 14.75 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
Sold: $240.00
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