Thursday, August 01, 2013

sebright chicken scrimshaw

I did this a thank-you for someone who recently gave me a lot of scrimshaw supplies.  He and his wife have a small and much-loved flock of Sebright bantams, and when I was deciding what to do for them I thought "yay finally a chance to scrimshaw some chickens!!!"  :-)

Two Sebrights
multicolor scrimshaw engraving on pre-ban elephant ivory
1-7/16 by 1-9/16 inches