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A scrimshaw whales tooth with images of two women
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A scrimshaw whales tooth with images of two women

CIRCA 1870

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A scrimshaw whales tooth with images of two women
circa 1870
[unsigned], engraved on the front with a seated woman playing a lyre, in a neo-classical pose, and on the back is engraved with a woman (or girl) seated, listening to the music.
7 in. (17.8 cm.) long
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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.
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