Delicate carving of three walruses, with scrimshaw of various maritime scenes on reverse, signed: R. Monfils.
Monfils originally comes from New Bedford, Mass. where American scrimshaw was born. His grandfather was a well known local marine artist and introduced him to the art form known as scrimshaw. Monfils ventured to the Northwest in1976 to begin his 30+ years scrimshaw career
Size:16 in. long
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