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W 1934

Patriotic Tooth
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19TH CENTURY SCRIMSHAW TOOTH DECORATED ON BOTH SIDES. Small tooth decorated on the front with an American Eagle above a polychrome colored patriotic device that includes American flags, an American shield two cannon muzzles and a stack of cannon balls. Above the eagle in script is the name "Joseph W....". The reverse with a classic 3/4 portrait of a well dressed female holding a book. Each edge with floral motifs and a bird. 4 1/4" tall. Condition very good. Nice age patina throughout. Circa 1840.

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