Scrimshaw (whale's tooth)
Overall: 5 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 13.7 x 6.4 x 3.2 cm )
Engraved and polychromed whale's tooth; engraved on the obversed with a three- quarter profile view of a frigate flying two red flags one being American.
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.