American whalers carved sperm whale teeth with scenes of whaling, home and sweet hearts. I collect American whaling objects; scrimshaw, log books, letters, harpoons, lances, as well as period photos, and paintings of whaling ship captains and whalers.

CAMEO CUT
Sperm Whale Tooth
ca 1910
SPERM WHALE
Scrimshaw Tooth
ca 1850

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