Unusual replica Walrus Scrimshaw - Polystone

Description
Unusual replica Walrus Scrimshaw - Polystone
Denmark - 1950-1974

Polystone walrus tusk.

This is a souvenir, usually from a natural product, which sailors used to make on board a ship during their long sea voyages.
The original is in the Whalemuseum.

This tooth is dedicated to the ship 'Charles W. Morgan'
Including images of a sperm whale and whale hunting.

Length 55 cm.

Lot details
Object
Unusual replica Walrus Scrimshaw
Material
Polystone
Estimated Period
1950-1974
Country of Origin
Denmark
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
1467 g
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