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Pie Crimper with Fist

INLAID PIE CRIMPER WITH CARVED, CLENCHED FIST, POMMEL that is fitted with a silver hanging ring. Entire handle, including wheel arms, carved from a single piece of whale ivory. Center section inset with alternating baleen and mother of pearl diamonds and four pieces of abalone shell. Very end with a quality carving of a fist, with cuff, that grasps the silver ring. 1 5/8" diameter serrated, whale ivory, wheel. Overall length 7 1/4" plus the ring. Condition very nice noting two sliver sized repairs along two corners where the abalone inlays sit. Circa 1830-40. Has custom display stand. 

Sales price: $2,650.00

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PO Box 765
Kennebunkport, Maine 04046

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