28: Pr Fossilized Walrus Tusk Scrimshaw By Soodalter
Pair of scrimshaw etchings on fossilized walrus ivory tusk pieces by Ron Soodalter (AMERICAN. 20th century) accomplished scrimshaw artist, historian, teacher and author. Each is mounted on a wooden base. The larger depicting a male lion. Initialed RS '89 to lower left and measuring 4 5/8" height + 1 1/8" base height (11.7cm + 2.8cm). The next depicting a leopard and initialed RS to lower right. Measures 3 1/8" height + 1 1/2" base height (7.9cm + 3.8cm). Total weight of 367 grams.