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knife Vintage handled whale bone
Of ivory, bone, horn, and antler, ivory is the most sensitive to changes in RH and horn is the least sensitive. Jigging in this context is a word that comes from Scotland, and refers to any mechanical contrivance that operates by repeated jerky and reciprocating motion. The slim handle fits easily in the pocket and the stainless steel blade is a useful size for counting pills. Cleaning Ivory, bone, horn, and antler are all porous materials susceptible to staining if left in contact with corroded metals such as copper or iron or coloured materials. Email Jay Fisher.
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Note: The following information is provided only to assist the reader. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Scrimshaw knives. Unusual scrimshaw whale stand.