Clipper Arriving Home


“Clipper Arriving Home” black and white scrimshaw on sperm whale’s tooth created by Frank Barcelos. Well done scrimshaw by Barcelos. His work seldom becomes available today. Most collectors do not wish to part with their treasures. Barcelos was capable of doing first rate work as can be seen here.


This scrimshaw is done on a sperm whale’s tooth. Federal legislation bans the interstate shipment of whale ivory. It can only be shipped intrastate (within the state). All of our whale ivory is located with our associate in the state of Ohio. It can be purchased directly from our website and shipped only to an address within the state of Ohio. If one has a relative, trusted friend or business associate within the state of Ohio, we can ship to that specified address in order to comply with Federal legislation. The scrimshaw ca

n then be forwarded to you and everyone complies with the law. Any questions,

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