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"Leopard Eye" Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory jar by David Smith. If you ever find yourself this close to a leopard's eye, you're toast. Riveting depiction by Smith on this one. We don't have many of these smaller boxes made. Takes just the right piece of ivory for these.  Size: 2"W x 2 1/2"W x 1 1/4"D Price: $675.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

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"Heading to San Francisco" Black and White Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory Artifact by Gerry Dupont. A full rigged clipper ship makes good time heading for California with a load of gold seekers hoping to strike it rich. During the Gold Rush many crews jumped ship and headed inland as well. Nice artifact, not many of these left anymore. Probably 500-1500 years old. Size: 4 3/4"W x 1 1/2"D 2 1/2"H  Price: $375.00  -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

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"Off to Work" Black and White Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory by Gerry Dupont. A whaler is seen just leaving port, passing by the last lighthouse they will see for months and months. The average whaling voyage lasted three years. Long day at the office. Really nice piece of fossil walrus on this one. Ebony stand really sets it off. Size: 4 3/4"L x 1 1/4"D x 1 3/4"H    -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

Scrimshaw Gallery is home to the most complete selection of scrimshaw, nautical art, knives, and other fine collectibles.

"Wolf Moon" Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory by Kurt Sperry. The Native Americans called January the Wolf Moon as the packs were hungry and howled outside the villages during the long, cold nights. This guy looks like he is well fed, so he must be a successful hunter. Size: 1 7/8" Diameter x 4"H  Price: $325.00  -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

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"Cool Captain" Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory Artifact by Steve Willeford. Check out the jaunty angle of his hat as well as the elegant pipe clinched between his teeth. Look at the fashionable vest worn over his full sleeve blouse accented with a matching scarf loosely draped around his neck. The ivory was used as some type of scraping or digging tool judging from the scoring marks. Size: 2 3/4" Diameter x 5 3/4"H  Price: $935.00  -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

Scrimshaw Gallery is home to the most complete selection of scrimshaw, nautical art, knives, and other fine collectibles.

"Sailing into the Dusk" Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Gerry Dupont. Heading out on a high tide at dusk, this windjammer passes a stately lighthouse. This rare piece of ancient walrus tusk ivory is between 500-1500 years old and has been buried near to some type of minerals that have been absorbed into the ivory over hundreds of years giving the ivory a stunning luster. Size: 5 1/4″L x 1 3/4″D x 2 3/4″H Price: $325.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

'Sailing into the Dusk' scrimshaw by Gerry Dupont. Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Gerry Dupont.

"Native Artisan" Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory Artifact by David Smith. Fine depiction of an Eskimo artisan expertly carving a complex group of seals on a walrus tusk. He is giving his complete concentration to this difficult task. Notice the scoring marks at the top of the ivory, indicating that it was used as some type of tool or artifact by ancient Eskimos hundreds and hundreds of years ago. Size: 2 3/4"W x 2.0"D x 5.0"H  Price: $975.00  -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

'Native Artisan' scrimshaw by David Adams. Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by David Adams.

"Red Fox with Her Kits" Color scrimshaw by Matt Stothart on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact. Note the way the shading on the tree trunks matches the tones in the fossil ivory. The artifact was used as an ice axe and fire-starter judging from the marks on the back of the ancient tusk. The beautiful stand of bocote in inlaid with mother of pearl, jet ancient walrus tusk and mammoth ivory.  Size: 9"L x 2 5/8"D x 2 3/4"H Price: $2,600.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com

'Red Fox with Her Kits' color scrimshaw by Matt Stothart on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact.

"Bald Eagle" Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory by Kurt Sperry. Nice choice of subject matter by this veteran scrimshander. Rare artifact ivory approximately 500-1500 years old was probably used as some type of digging or scraping tool judging from the scoring marks on the top of the tusk. Cocobolo stand with mammoth ivory inlay complete the picture. Size: 1 1/2" Diameter x 4"H  Price: $275.00  -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

Scrimshaw Gallery is home to the most complete selection of scrimshaw, nautical art, knives, and other fine collectibles.

"Mariana in the Moated Grange" Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Heidi Robichaud. Size: 5 3/4″ Diameter x 13 1/2″H Price: $4,950.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

'Mariana in the Moated Grange' scrimshaw by Heidi Robichaud. Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Heidi Robichaud.

"Safe Arrival" Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Gerry Dupont. After a long and successful voyage, a full rigged ship returns to port. Very nice detail by Dupont in this one. Interesting artifact as well. Note the tiny hole in the top of the ivory. Have no idea how it was used, but that only adds to the allure of this one. Size: 1 3/4"Diameter x 4"H Price: $195.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com

'Safe Arrival' scrimshaw by Gerr Dupont. Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Gerry Dupont.

"Scent!" Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Mary Gregg Byrne. No doubt about it, this lone wolf has picked up the scent as can be seen by the ruffled fur on his snout. Small detail, but that was typical for Byrne, one of the founders of the West Coast school of contemporary scrimshaw. Very large artifact that was used as an ice axe and weighs almost three pounds! Size: 13 3/4 x 5 1/2″D x 4 3/4″H Price: $3,400.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

' scrimshaw by Mary Gregg Byrne. Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory artifact by Mary Gregg Byrne. Size: 13 x 5 x 4

"Watching" Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory by Matt Stothart. This is a perfect example of his first class work. Note the way the color in the ivory seems to blend seamlessly into the rocky platform upon which the wolf watches. Exceptionally large piece of ancient walrus tusk ivory. Size: 10″L x 3″D x 3 1/2″H Price: $2,850.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

'Watching' scrimshaw by Matt Stothart. Stunningly beautiful color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory by Matt Stothart.

"Shungnak Woman" Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory by Heidi Robichaud. Strong portrait in sepia tones by Robichaud. Interesting shafts of light playing across the woman as well as the pattern in the wood. Of course your eye is drawn to the crosses outside, but also note another dwelling in the distance. Size: 16″L x 4 1/2″D x 4 1/4″H Price: $3,450.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

'Shungnak Woman' scrimshaw by Heidi Robichaud. Color scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory by Heidi Robichaud.

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'Pigeon Point Lighthouse' scrimshaw by David Smith. Black and white scrimshaw on ancient walrus tusk ivory by David Smith.

"Fanciful Fairy" Scrimshaw on Ancient Walrus Tusk Ivory by Joel Cohen. A charming departure from his usual nautical theme, finds Cohen creating a magical scene. The fairy seems to be in her element, surrounded by magical mushrooms and flowers. This rare ivory was used as some type of scraping tool hundreds and hundreds of years past by ancient Eskimos. Ivory of this type is becoming increasingly rare each year. Size: 2 3/4" Diameter x 7"H Price: $550.00 -- on ScrimshawGallery.com #scrimshaw

Scrimshaw Gallery is home to the most complete selection of scrimshaw, nautical art, knives, and other fine collectibles.

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