Rare scrimshaw pipe tamper with bodkin

SKU:pmapipebod
  • $195.00
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A very rare 19th C. scrimshaw whalebone pipe tamper with brass tamper end. Inserted, is a carved fist bodkin (to clean out the pipe). From an old Nantucket scrimshaw collection. Excellent condition with some wear and old age crack. Size: 4.5 inches closed, 3 inch bodkin.


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