Hippo Ivory Peg Tusk 06 - Sold 12.29.20
Ivory hippo peg tusks are excellent for knife or cane handles, carving or scrimshaw. With short hollows, no enamel or a very narrow strip at top and are not prone to cracking. Some hippo tusks have small natural imperfections, we will try to show then in our photos when possible. This tusk has a couple of shallow chips and one at the end of the enamel.
This tusk is approximately 3/4" to 1" diameter by 4-5/8" long, measured around outside curve and depth of the hollow is marked with a pencil line.
For an additional $10.00 the tusk you purchase will be buffed to enhance its natural beauty!