Scrimshaw whale tooth depicting the clipper ship "Cosmos"
Overall: 2 x 5 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 5.1 x 14 x 3.5 cm )
engraved: "Clipper ship 'Cosmos'"
Engraved scrimshaw whale's tooth, engraving of clipper ship on obverse in black pigment.
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.