Medium: Whale's tooth
Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. (14.3 x 5.4 cm)
Accession Number: X613.2
Catalogue Description: Sperm whale's tooth with engraved decoration rubbed with black pigment. On one side, two masted sailing vessel flying American flags; on other, lighthouse with two vessels in background and four flying birds. Condition: Good. Chips around inner edge at base, several cracks working up from base.