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Walrus ivory tusk, mid- to late 1800s, with Indian warrior and sailing ship scrimshaw.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts Start Price:525.00 USD Estimated At:750.00 - 1,100.00 USD
Walrus ivory tusk, mid- to late 1800s, with Indian warrior and sailing ship scrimshaw.
SOLD
725.00USD+ (108.75) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Oct 23 @ 16:34UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Walrus ivory tusk, mid- to late 1800s, with Indian warrior and sailing ship scrimshaw. 435 grams, 15" long. Engraved on just one side with 4 figures (Indian in headdress, sailing ship, sailor and vase with flowers), holed at tip and cracked at the other end but fully intact and with nice patina.
NOTE: Not available for export outside the U.S.
(NOTE: All scrimshaw items require a permit to send OUTSIDE the US (30-45 days delay and $30 fee to be paid BY THE BUYER).