The world-record tusks, taken from an elephant shot near Mt. Kilimanjaro in 1898 by an African slave of the ivory trader Shunti, a Zanzibar Arab.
Major tusk: Weight 226 lbs. / Length 10 ft. 2,5 in. / Circumference 24,25 in.
Minor tusk: Weight 214 lbs. / Length 10 ft. 5,5 in. / Circumference 23,5 in.
(AFRICAN Hunter by James Mellon)