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GLASS BALL FISHING FLOATS by SEASHORE COLLECTIONS
Seashore Collections ebay Store SEASHORE-COLLECTIONS-GLASS-FLOATS EBAY ID: seashorecollections GLASS FISHING FLOATS FACT SHEET Japan started using glass fishing floats for fishing in 1910, and by...
How to Distinguish Authentic Scrimshaw from Fakeshaw
How to Distinguish Authentic Whale Tooth Scrimshaw from Resin "Fakeshaw" (Part 1 of 3) The 1970s saw the implementation of the U.S. Federal Marine Mammals Protection Act of 1972 (MMPA), and the U.S....
How to tell if your ivory is real or an imitation piece
Hi, I would like to share a bit of information with you to help you determine if your item (scrimshaw, whale tooth, tusk, etc.) is made from real ivory or merely an inexpensive plastic resin copy. Im...
'Museum Quality' Ship Models (not!)
I am writing this because I see an increasing number of model ships sold on Ebay described as 'Museum Quality'. I have yet to see one so described that actually WAS museum quality.There are very stri...
Estimating The Age of Whale Teeth From Dry-Out Cracks
Estimating the Age of Whale Teeth from Natural Dry-Out Cracks This guide outlines one basic method used to estimate the age of authentic whale teeth. Scrimshaw collectors are always interested in kn...


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