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Mammoth Ivory Figurine - Grandfather & grandson Catching Fish

Mammoth Ivory Figurine - Grandfather & grandson Catching Fish
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Mammoth Ivory Figurine - Grandfather & grandson Catching Fish | SKU: DMOM246B

Carved out of genuine MAMMOTH IVORY FIGURINE of a Grandfather Fisherman taking his Grandson to catch fish . It is sheer talent that is reflected in the expert carver’s hand which makes this mute ivory statute seem to speak a thousand words. Notice the fine details of the hands holding the rod while the other hand holding the fish, detailed to perfection.This handcrafted collector’s item is meant for you, a connoisseur of fine delicate art. You may add it to your valuable collection as an heirloom, which many more generations to come may enjoy and cherish. This valuable Mammoth Ivory Figurine is available with a strong wooden stand, handcrafted to enhance the beauty of the Ivory figurine and is signed by the Master Craver. Mammoth Ivory is completely legal and valuable, just right for you!

Measurements:
In Centimeters:
Width: 19.0 Cm, Height: 22.0 Cm , Length: 22.0 Cm
In Inches:
Width: 7 In, Height: 9 In , Length: 9 In

Mammoth Ivory Figurine - Grandfather & grandson Catching Fish
Mammoth Ivory Figurine - Grandfather & grandson Catching Fish
 

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