Title: Tooth decorated with man, woman, church. |
Accession Number: 1941.408
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Maker: Finney, Nathaniel Sylvester (attributed to)
Date: Circa 1847
Description: Tooth carved with figure of man and woman leaving church. On other side is an urn with flowers. Tooth brought home by Capt. Francis A. Butts of New Bedford who sailed on bark BRAMIN, 1847. Probably not sailor-made.
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