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Australian & Colonial(#448) 24/11/2019 12:00 PM AEDT CLOSED!

Lot 7 of 669: A Colonial scrimshaw desk set comprising of two sperm whale teeth engraved with tallships standing on a baleen and timber base inlaid with mother of pearl and tortoiseshell and adorned with whale bone. The baleen back plate engraved with a fine architectural rendering of a late Georgian mansion. Most likely Tasmanian origin, mid 19th century, ​20cm high, 34cm wide, 14cm deep

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Lot closed - Price Realized:$8,000
Estimate: $12,000 - $15,000

Australian & Colonial(#448)  24/11/2019 12:00 PM AEDT  CLOSED!