King of Norway Scrimshaw

MO 63.6111.2
King of Norway Scrimshaw
Maker unknown
Whale tooth, wood
7 3/4"
Whale tooth engraved with a profile image of the King of Norway. Inscribed "Christian VI, King of Norway" in gold on the wood base. Tooth is mounted vertically on oval shaped wooden base.
National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. John F. Kennedy Library. (04/01/1985- )
Donated to the United States