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Sailor-Made Whale Ivory Mounted Carved Coconut Shell Dipper circa 1850


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Antique Scrimshaw and Whaling Items


Inventory ID: 11225

Item Title:

Sailor-Made Whale Ivory Mounted Carved Coconut Shell Dipper circa 1850


Item Description:

This fine dipper has a heart shaped piece of whale ivory which joins the rosewood and whalebone shaft to the coconut shell. In addition, the shell itself has raised carving and is quite beautiful. Overall length: 17 1/2"


Price: $1,595.00

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