Learn More - opens in a new window or tab International postage and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. The Scrimshaw teeth and tusks will "age" over time when exposed to any light. Skip to main content. The sailors on whaling ships had a lot of spare time on board their ships. Maritime scrimshaw, a unique American art form, has its roots in the age of wooden ships. It is very intricate a Candle black, soot or tobacco juice was used to bring the etched drawings into view.
New refers to a brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item, while Used refers to an item that has been used previously. Refine more Format Format. Refine more Format Format. Each one is carefully crafted from the finest materials.
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This whale tooth scrimshaw replica appears to be very carefully crafted from resin and really looks like the real thing. The detail is the finest you will see anywhere. Very heavy and genuine appearance. It is very intricate a Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. Bones and teeth of sperm whales, baleen, and walrus tusks were readily available on board ship. China to your country.