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Extra Large Swordfish Rostrum mounted on pedestal - Bone, Xiphias Gladius - Marine Motif

Lot reference 33262983

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Indonesia - 21st century

Object: Extra Large Swordfish Rostrum mounted on pedestal
Material: Bone, Xiphias Gladius - Marine Motif
Estimated Period: 21st century
Country of Origin: Indonesia
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear

Beautifully carved swordfish bill with a marine setting. A very impressive eye-catcher.

THE STORY
A master craftsman has intricately carved a marine setting of a pair of sea turtles swimming alongside an array of fish in an aquatic setting, into this large Swordfish Tusk. The carving is of very high quality and has a lot of detail. Could be seen as a type of scrimshaw. Scrimshaw is the name given to engravings and carvings done in bone or ivory.

DIMENSIONS including stand
Height: 83cm

SHIPMENT
- The tusk will be sent with track and trace via DHL Parcel or DPD. You will receive the tracking code as soon as the parcel is dispatched. With this code, you can also follow the status and the location of your parcel, as well as the expected delivery date. You can find this information once you have your tracking code, by entering it under “Shipment number” on www.dhl.de
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United States $32.80
Austria $20.15
Belgium $20.15
Denmark $20.15
France $20.15
Germany $20.15
Italy $20.15
Luxembourg $20.15
Spain $20.15
Sweden $20.15
The Netherlands $9.12
United Kingdom $20.15
Rest of Europe $26.30
Anywhere else $32.80

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