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    A Large Matched Pair of African Elephant Tusks. Taken by Arthur McCreevy in 1968. Mr McCreevy was a noted restaurateur in New Jersey and a close hunting companion of Warren Page. Length along curve: 68 inches (172.7 cm) and 75 inches (190.5 cm) Total approx. weight: 120 pounds. Each mounted with a copper collar and chain for suspension; together with a group of 20 photos with Arthur McCreevy on the elephant hunt, September 1968. Condition: Excellent with light age wear.




    Condition Report*: Each with fine fissures darkened with age throughout, along with some splitting.  One with an area of repair near the tip, now slightly discolored.  Otherwise in good condition.
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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
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