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  • Eskimo Walrus Ivory Comb

    Lot: 2105
    Sold for: $160$130

    Eskimo Walrus Ivory Comb, c. late 19th century, a stylized seal with scrimshaw decoration, lg. 7 in. Tribal Art ...

  • Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

    Lot: 2106
    Sold for: $338$275

    Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe, c. 1900, with scrimshawed whales, dog sled, and sailboat, (missing mouthpiece and bowl), lg. 7 1/2 in. Tribal Art ...

  • Eskimo Scrimshawed Oosik with Walrus Ivory

    Lot: 2107
    Sold for: $431$350

    Eskimo Scrimshawed Oosik with Walrus Ivory, c. 20th century, one end a carved bear head with scrimshaw and painted detail, the bone with various animals and marine life, lg. 25 3/4 in. Tribal ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Portrait of a Woman

    Lot: 246
    Unsold  

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Portrait of a Woman, attributed to Manuel Enos, mid-19th century, large curved tooth decorated with an image of a woman in a flowing gown standing on a ...

  • Scrimshaw Whalebone Stitching Frame with Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 247
    Sold for: $8,303$6,750

    Scrimshaw Whalebone Stitching Frame with Needlework Sampler, early 19th century, the frame with mortise and tenon joints, decorated with scrimshaw meandering vine motif and flowers, mounting a silk ...

  • Oval Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque

    Lot: 248
    Sold for: $1,230$1,000

    Oval Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque, 19th century, depicting an English whaling ship with whaleboats launched, a second ship in the background, all under the engraved inscription "David Rogers Ship ...

  • Rectangular Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque

    Lot: 249
    Sold for: $52,275$42,500

    Rectangular Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque, 19th century, depicting a ship on the open sea under full sail, engraved "M.D. HOLMES" below, wd. 7 1/4, ht. 5 1/4 in. ...

  • Pair of Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

    Lot: 250
    Sold for: $923$750

    Pair of Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth, mid-19th century, each two-sided tooth pick worked with images of women in long gowns, one with a girl playing a banjo, on custom stands, ht. 7 in. Provenance: ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale Tooth

    Lot: 251
    Sold for: $615$500

    Scrimshaw Whale Tooth, 19th century, one side depicting a hunter with long gun, the other side with an image of a seated woman wearing a checked gown, diamond border around base, with stand, ht. 5 ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of an American Ship

    Lot: 252
    Sold for: $861$700

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of an American Ship, 19th century, three-masted ship flying red and blue United States flag, the reverse with potted flowers on a stylized view of a ship's stern, ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of a Woman

    Lot: 253
    Sold for: $431$350

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of a Woman, 19th century, bust-length portrait, diamond border around the base, on marble base, ht. 4 3/4 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale Tooth

    Lot: 254
    Sold for: $1,107$900

    Scrimshaw Whale Tooth, 19th century, one side depicting a three masted ship, lg. 6 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Baleen Box

    Lot: 255
    Sold for: $431$350

    Scrimshaw Baleen Box, 19th century, oval with fine finger seam decorated with sailing ships and leafy plants, lid painted green, ht. 3 7/8, wd. 7 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

    Lot: 268
    Sold for: $6,150$5,000

    Scrimshaw Baleen Busk, 19th century, with engraved floral, ship, fouled anchor, and United States flag and shield, initialed "NS" on one side and lettered "ROMULUS" on the other, lg. 11 3/8 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

    Lot: 269
    Sold for: $523$425

    Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, 19th century, decorated with depictions of buildings and a castle, lg. 12 1/4 in. Provenance: The Barbara Johnson Collection. ...

  • Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

    Lot: 270
    Sold for: $1,661$1,350

    Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, 19th century, one side engraved with six spouting whales, lg. 13 1/2 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

    Lot: 271
    Sold for: $2,706$2,200

    Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, 19th century, one side decorated with a spreadwing eagle with "E PLURIBUS UNUM" ribbon flanked by two sailing ships in zigzag borders, the other side with depictions of ...

  • Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

    Lot: 328
    Sold for: $123$100

    Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, late 20th century, one side decorated with a naval engagement titled "CONSTELLATION capturing the L'INSURGENTE," the other side with an image of Thomas Truax, ht. 5 ...

  • Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

    Lot: 1500
    Sold for: $400$325

    Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk, 19th century, decorated with a pickwork bust of a woman, lg. 20 1/2 in. ...

  • Rare Happy Jack Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

    Lot: 198
    Sold for: $6,150$5,000

    Rare Happy Jack Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, c. late 19th century, the faceted form with a myriad of finely detailed wildlife, a standing man wearing a parka, the bust of a person with red ...

  • Three Eskimo Carved Objects

    Lot: 199
    Sold for: $185$150

    Three Eskimo Carved Objects, an antler spoon with scrimshaw decoration, and two ivory pieces, one a bird with incised detail, lg. to 7 1/8 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

    Lot: 38
    Sold for: $246$200

    Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, (losses), lg. 6 1/4 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

    Lot: 98
    Sold for: $1,599$1,300

    Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, one side with a polychrome image of a woman in a gown, the other with the image of "ROSANNA," ht. 5 1/4 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Couple and a Dog

    Lot: 99
    Sold for: $1,845$1,500

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Couple and a Dog, c. 1830s, one side with a polychrome decorated man and woman with a dog on the left side, the back decorated with a polychrome image of a ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Portrait of a Woman

    Lot: 100
    Unsold  

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Portrait of a Woman, attributed to Manuel Enos, mid-19th century, large curved tooth decorated with an image of a woman in a flowing gown standing on a ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Biblical Scene

    Lot: 101
    Sold for: $2,337$1,900

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Biblical Scene, attributed to the Banknote Engraver, 19th century, depicting Jesus at a well and a Sumerian woman giving him a drink, the images with trees in the ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 32nd Degree Masonic Emblems

    Lot: 113
    Sold for: $4,920$4,000

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 32nd Degree Masonic Emblems, probably England, 19th century, the tooth with 32nd degree symbolism including a Maltese cross, double-headed eagle, and other devices, the ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with Ships and Britannia Figure

    Lot: 114
    Sold for: $2,460$2,000

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with Ships and Britannia Figure, England, mid-1830s, one side with three sailing ships, anchor, and Britannia, the other with two ships, the edge with a ship fort ...

  • Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford

    Lot: 116
    Sold for: $110,700$90,000

    Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford, Frederick Myrick, Nantucket, c. 1828-29, one side carved with banner reading "The Frances on the coast of Peru," above the whaleship with ...

  • Pair of Scrimshaw Walrus Tusks

    Lot: 127
    Sold for: $1,968$1,600

    Pair of Scrimshaw Walrus Tusks, probably Hudson Bay or Cumberland Sound, c. 1850-60, both engraved with finely rendered images of men, women, Native Americans all within a floral border, lg. to 18 ...