Today is very difficult to buy Legal Ivory Carving. It’s not just that you can’t know for sure if the Ivory That you buying is legal or not but the big problem over the net is that a lot of fraudsters just waiting for you to make a mistake & buy cheap so called Ivory. Generally Suppliers like that will send you carved bone or worst case a piece of Plastic or stone. So the first advice is don’t buy cheap if you don’t know from who you are buying the Ivory. Second – if you buy your Ivory over the net be sure that even if the piece is real Ivory – you must check if it’s legal Ivory as well because in 99% your custom will ban the piece that you just bought.
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