Scrimshaw (whale's tooth)
Overall: 2 1/4 x 7 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 5.7 x 18.1 x 3.8 cm )
Whale's tooth engraved and blackened with hunting scene including ship in background with whale and small boat with six figures in foreground.
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.