Whale’s Tooth Carving Dolphin
“Whale’s Tooth Carving Dolphin” carved on large sperm whale’s tooth by Ramos. Beautifully carved dolphin probably done between mid 70s to mid 80s. From the collection of of one of our clients who is no longer with us. He had numerous carvings done by Ramos which can be seen on our website. At some point the tail was broken off and repaired. This is why the price is so low. It should be three times this amount if in perfect condition. Large, heavy tooth (509 grams)
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 can then be forwarded it to you and everyone complies with the law. Any questions, email or call us.