Holt Antiques at
Walsingham Mill
The Old Mill
Cokers Hill
Little Walsingham
Norfolk
NR22 6BN
England

Purveyors of quality original antique 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Century oak and country furniture, fine art and decorative period items

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07551 383897

Walsingham Mill:

01328 821763


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News

21/09/18 - HOLT ANTIQUES AT WALSINGHAM MILL WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY 21ST SEPTEMBER 2018

PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE ILLNESS OF A FAMILY MEMBER, OUR STORE HAS HAD TO CLOSE AT SHORT NOTICE TODAY.

WE WILL RE-OPEN AT 11AM, SATURDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER 2018.

YOU CAN STILL CONTACT US VIA THE WEBSITE 24/7 WHILST THE STORE IS CLOSED.

Early 19th Century English Antique Scrimshaw Whale Tooth - Sailor Art / Maritime Art

Information

Authentic antique scrimshaw teeth are becoming a rarity.

Sourced from a Yorkshire-based collection close to the former whaling port of Whitby where a fleet of whaling ships were based from 1753 until 1837.

Whilst we do not support whaling as an industry, we must remember that whaling in the 18thC and 19thC was common place, forming a part of British maritime history. The tooth reflects this history and the art of the sailor during an era now long since past.

We believe that this is a sperm whale tooth with typical "golden crown' to the tip. Depicted with an image of a soldier.

Condition - wear as per images.

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