MAMMOTH IVORY AND BONE

This ivory from Alaska is at least 10,000 years old and could just as easily be 50,000 years old. It is only slightly harder than elephant ivory and usually has a tan or light brown coloration. The outside bark is sometimes very colorful as it was in direct contact with minerals in the soil and the elements. All of this material is good for display, some is good for scrimshaw, carving or slab knife handle pieces. "Working with ivory and bone instructions" Finding chunks that are usable for solid knife handles is difficult at times. We recommend that you let us know your requirements/plans when you order so we can be sure you get a piece that suits your purposes. If you want a piece for display we can polish a "window" leaving a natural frame of unpolished weathered ivory around it. The results are spectacular and beautiful. The cost of polishing varies from $5.00 up depending on the size of the piece and the window. Several sample sizes are given just to help you figure a rough price for size/price that you require. Please call with your size and price range; we'll do our best selecting for you whether it's a $10.00 piece or a $10,000.00 tusk.


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HUGE RARE MAMMOTH TUSK PEARL

We are showing this and taking names of those who are interested in the huge (6”), complex and extremely rare item over 10,000 years old (shown from both sides). Please mail or call if you want to be put on the list to be notified when we are ready to take offers and sell it, this will then be sold to the highest bidder. We have an offer of $3500 so that is where it would start. This can be shipped anywhere in the world…except New York and New Jersey - SOLD


RARE LARGE MAMMOTH TUSK CROSSCUT

This beautiful piece is 5/16” thick by 4-3/4” to 5” in diameter with creamy grain and brown outer bark. In over 30 years we have only seen a handful of these in this pristine condition - $1,000.00


PARTIAL MAMMOTH JAWBONE WITH MOLAR

Left side and lip trough with specimen molar. Very dense bone total weight is 24 pounds, complete with traces of tundra moss that was growing on it in the mammoth graveyard a wonderful garden or indoor display - $1,200.00 (SALE PRICED $900.00).


SAWN MAMMOTH IVORY SCRAP

We are currently generating more scrap and will be offering it again in February!

SPECIMEN MAMMOTH TUSKS

Mammoth Tusk from the Yukon territory recovered during gold mining in the Dawson Creek area 3-1/2" base diameter and 45" long around the curve fine for display maybe good for cutting 18.5 pounds - $2975.00


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