Antique Scrimshaw Tooth with Whaling Scene by Barreto

Antique Scrimshaw Tooth with Whaling Scene by Barreto

Item# PMARG1
$12,000.00
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Huge antique Sperm whale tooth with scrimshawed whaling scene by G. Barreto circa 1900. Depicts an active whale hunt off the coast of a Cape Verdean island. Inscription inside tooth says "Gualter Lajes Pico". Signed in lower right corner. Weighs over 2lbs and measures 8" long. Great condition.

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