Kaleidoscope Folk Art Scrimshaw Engraved Brass 19th C. Sailors Art Telescope
This piece has a Sailor’s Folk Art look. In the style of a telescope, it is fully engraved with primitive artwork, like scrimshaw or maybe a tattoo. It has a swan, blooming flowers in a pot, a moon with a face, Goose swimming, ARLEEN printed in a ribbon, a long snake and then a pheasant bird. It has wiggle line engraving along the narrow end and a border along the top. It has a pin size eye hole, to view bit of coloured glass, it looks like 8 segments of wonderful viewing. It could be a toy or a love token. It comes with a custom-made stand. It measures 10 ¾ inches long.
PayPal is preferred method of payment, priced in US dollars, applicable taxes are applied. Shipping with Canada Post, 30.00 with insurance and tracking, free packing, done with great care.