Hippo Ivory Peg Tusk Lot (B)
Ivory hippo peg tusks are excellent for jewelry, 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.
The smallest tusk is approx. 5/8" to 3/4" in diameter and 3-1/2" long, measured around the outside curve with depth of hollows marked with a pencil line.