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This is a Master Piece -high quality mammoth ivory carving snuff Bottle Of Japanese Samurais protecting the Forest Temple .
This snuff bottle is Hand carved by Master Carver to perfection.

This snuff bottle is made of 100% genuine Mammoth Ivory Tusk. The extinct woolly Mammoth roamed the earth before 10,000-40,000 years ago. Today we can found Mammoth ivory tusk in the arctic regions like Siberia in Russia.

Mammoth ivory snuff bottles are absolutely legal worldwide.

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This Mammoth Ivory Snuff Bottle is including suitable wood stand

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  • Measurements of the wood stand :
    In Inches:
    Width: 2.4 In, Height: 0.8 In , Length: 0.9 In
    In Centimeters:
    Width:6 Cm,Height:2 Cm, Length: 2.2 Cm

    In Centimeters:
    Width: 3.2 Cm, Height: 6.0 Cm , Length: 2.0 Cm
    In Inches:
    Width: 1 In, Height: 2 In , Length: 1 In

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