Great pair of antique American scrimshaw teethSKU:pmajs13teeth
A great pair of antique American scrimshaw sperm whale's teeth engraved on all four sides with beautifully dressed ladies - probably taken from a fashion magazine circa 1860. Below each portrait is a bower of roses in polychrome. See Flayerman's book page #60 for same artist. Strongly etched details on a superb pair of teeth. Beautiful rich patina. Excellent condition. These are the "best" of this type. Size: 6.75 inches long each SORRY, SOLD.