Lot 544: Whale Tooth Carved with a Monkey 19th/20th c.
October 6, 2012
Cleveland, OH, USALive Auction
Description: Late 19th or early 20th century, the whale tooth carved in relief with a seated monkey contemplating a ball in his hand, signed. 4"H. 2 1/4"W (base). Condition: hairline crack to verso, otherwise good. Provenance: Estate of Eloise and Waldemar Meckes, Jr.