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An elephant's tooth.

Museum number: A51

On display: Lobby to the Breakfast Room
All spaces are in No. 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields unless identified as in No. 12, Soane's first house. For tours https://www.soane.org/your-visit

Provenance help-art-provenance

The 1837 AB inventory records that this tooth is from Ceylon [Sri Lanka].

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