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Three Whale's Teeth with 20th Century Scrimshaw Decoration

Auction:
2453
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2453
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 16, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Three Whale's Teeth with 20th Century Scrimshaw Decoration, including a pair with one depicting "FITTING OUT" and the other depicting the vessel "C.W. MORGAN," a small tooth depicting a ship at sea, respective lg. 6 1/4, 6, and 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Carving, Engraving, Scrimshaw, Tooth, Whale, Whaling

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