NICE 19TH CENTURY SAILOR MADE MARROW SPOON SCOOP

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 09, 2015
  • Channel: Auction House

Description

Here is a nice 19th century sailor made carved oxbone marrow scoop spoon in good original condition. The oxbone surface has a nice patina from age and the handle has a nice shape which can be seen in the photos. While at sea sailors/whalers would hand craft items as gifts for loved ones or to sell when they reached home. Provenance = originally from Portsmouth from a naval collection. In total measuring 5.5 inches long and 12 mm's wide.

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