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Title: Ivory jagging wheel

Accession Number: 1946.1477
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - PIE WHEELS
Type: jagging wheel
Maker: Robinson, Josiah
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Materials: ivory
Description: Elaborately carved ivory jagging wheel, edge or alternating "U" right side up and upside down, 4 spokes of carved palmettes for wheel, axle made of bent metal nail; wheel does not turn freely; handle of open work columns curved in U shape ending in 3-pronged fork; 4 free moving ivory balls in columns, base of columns curved with leaf design on sides and vine design on bottom.

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