Scrimshaw

Object number
01.331
Creator
Unknown
Date
circa 1850
Description
Small tooth etched with female figure, crown and lion, building, and scalloped border. Stuart Frank: 11/4/2009: British royal crown; possibly queen's house in Greenwich (c. 1680); King Charles II; unfinished border; portrait abraided; not American.
Materials
ivory
Credit Line
Gift of M.E. Powell
Related People & Organizations
Powell, Mary Elizabeth (associated)