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    Sale 1963

    Maritime Art Including Fine Paintings, Nautical Antiques, Scrimshaw And Ship Models

    30 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 65

    A 20th century scrimshaw whale's tooth of the whaler Kate Cory **

    Price Realised  

    A 20th century scrimshaw whale's tooth of the whaler Kate Cory **
    engraved on the front with an image of the ship and the name inscribed within a banner; the other side with an image of a compass rose.
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) length.


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.