antique carved ox bone tooth, tribal ? Maori ? Zulu ? Fiji ? Fijian ? 19th Cent

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  • Item Category: Transportation and Vehicles
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Feb 29, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House
THIS WEEK IM SELLING A FINE RANGE OF FINE ANTIQUES, INCLUDING THE WEIRD AND THE WONDERFUL! MANY GREAT TREASURES INCLUDING A FINE CHINESE CARVED OX BONE BRUSH AND REST INLAYED WITH CORAL. TWO SUPERB LARGE JAPANESE OKIMONO, REALLY HUGE! TWO FANTASTIC ANTIQUE WALKING STICKS WITH CARVED ANIMAL TOPS, SO PLEASE SEE MY OTHER ITEMS.
OBJECT// Antique carved ox bone tooth showing a stylised female, not sure where its from? was port traded in the 19th century, Maori? Zulu? New Guinea? European? very much a maritime nautical ornament. This item was part of a very large collection i purchased from iceland from a traditional Maritime nautical family, six generations of recorded sailors, purchased from the vendor directly after much negotiations, many strange objects traded in various ports or hand made sailor folk art. Good colour and patina.
CONDITION// Very Good.
SIZE// 9.5 by 3.5 CM.
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PLEASE NOTE POSTAGE IS FIXED IN THE UK AT £3, THIS ISNT JUST THE PRICE OF THE STAMP BUT PACKING MATERIALS AND MY TIME TO GIVE CAREFUL ATTENTION TO PACKING.