Two Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
Two Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth, late 19th century, one depicting a genre scene with father, mother, and grandmother, with the baby taking his first steps; the second depicting a fashionably dressed lady, (minor cracks), ht. 4 5/8, 5 1/4 in.
The genre scene tooth has a 1 1/2 in. unobtrusive crack through grandmother figure; the second tooth has a 1 in. crack on the revese.