Scrimshaw (whale's tooth)
Overall: 2 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 5.7 x 14.9 x 2.9 cm )
Whale's tooth engraved and blackened with ink with an image of a skiff and figures upset by a whale with sailing ship in background.
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.