2010

Scrimshaw of the Concepcion of 1641 by Duke Long (1987), beautifully executed on genuine whale tooth

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Periods & Styles Start Price:750.00 USD Estimated At:1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD
Scrimshaw of the Concepcion of 1641 by Duke Long (1987), beautifully executed on genuine whale tooth
SOLD
1,200.00USDto bighelm + (180.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Apr 09 @ 19:09UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Scrimshaw of the Concepcion of 1641 by Duke Long (1987), beautifully executed on genuine whale tooth and signed by the artist, mounted on a wooden stand. 626 grams, roughly 7-1/2" x 5" x 3-1/2" overall. Incredibly well detailed and beautiful scrimshaw showing the ship in its full-rigged glory on one side and in the throes of sinking on the other, mounted onto an oval wooden base, a one-of-a-kind piece of all-original material (as opposed to common reproductions in ivory polymer.