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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
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Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth of the United States Capitol and George Washington

$3,567$2,900
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth of the United States Capitol and George Washington, mid-19th century, one side depicting a view of the west facade of the capitol building with a tree-lined approach in the front, inscribed below "UNITED STATES CAPITOL," the back with an image of George Washington in military dress inscribed "GEN WASHINGTON," signed on the edge "C.G. Tousey," lg. 7 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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