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Ivory

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Scope note

Use to describe a modified form of dentin found on the tusks of mature elephants, also used generally as the material from any tusked or large-toothed mammal such as a walrus or narwhal.

This term has 1,471 records attributed within our system.

Example connected records (with images)

An image of Miniature (painting)

Miniature (painting)

Holding department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints
Accession Number: 3762

An image of Decanter

Decanter

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.16-1972

An image of Miniature (painting)

Miniature (painting)

Holding department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints
Accession Number: PD.7-1986

An image of Miniature (painting)

Miniature (painting)

Holding department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints
Accession Number: PD.8-1986

An image of Folding fan

Folding fan

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.359-1985

An image of Cabinet on stand

Cabinet on stand

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.54 & A-L-1997

An image of Panel

Panel

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.12-1904

An image of Crossbow

Crossbow

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: HEN.M.410-1933

An image of Cup

Cup

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.27-1933

An image of Diptych

Diptych

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.22-1904

An image of Casket

Casket

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.13-1945

An image of Figure group

Figure group

Holding department: Applied Arts
Accession Number: M.19-1904

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