London, South Kensington
16 May 2007
A FINE 19TH-CENTURY SCRIMSHAW-DECORATED COW HORN DEPICTING THE S.S. GREAT BRITAIN
depicted with all sails set and with smoking funnel, with stud-work borders and patterns, finely carved clenched fist stopper, the end with glazed leather panel inscribed THIS MOST SUPERB SOUTH AMERICAN HORN CARVED AND ENGRAVED BY E. SAWTELL, BRISTOL, 1845 -- 13in. (33cm.) high.
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