19th century pair of folk art carved scrimshaw sperm whale teeth, one with engraved decoration depicting a man and woman with outstretched arms, the woman with a wreath in one hand and a banner above reading LOVE and the other tooth with engraved decoration depicting a woman and a masted ship. Both measure 4 3/4" L. American, first half of 19th century. CONDITION: Horn with man and woman with hairline to base, approx. 7/8" long. The other carvng with old chip to base. Both with old patina and general wear.
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