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A most unusual engraved tooth. The lower jaw has been lifted onto the deck of the whaler and secured by a deck loop. Two seamen equiped with blubber spades and assisted by a block and tackle, are shown removing the jaw bone and teeth.

Nineteenth century.

Height 115 mm. (4 1/2 inches)

Width. 40 mm. (1 5/8 inches).

SCRIMSHAWED WHALE TOOTH. FLENSING THE JAW.

AU$1,500.00Price
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