THIS AUCTION IS FOR ONE HIPPOPOTAMUS "IVORY" TOOTH. Suitable for knife handle material, or may be carved. Measures 7 1/2"in length...following the curve and 6" in length straight across, the hollow top is 2 1/2" deep. Diameter is 1 1/4" x 1". No cracking, smooth outer surface. Good carving material or may be used for knife handles / scales. Weighs just over 1/4 lb.Please email any questions PRIOR to bidding. We have built in the cost of shipping, insurance and delivery confirmation to the opening bid for this item. If you buy it, you are protected against loss or theft while in the U.S. mail system.