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Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of an American Ship

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of an American Ship

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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, More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of a Woman

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of a Woman

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale Tooth

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Scrimshaw Baleen Box

Scrimshaw Baleen Box

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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 More ...

Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1500
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Rare Happy Jack Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Rare Happy Jack Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
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 More ...

Three Eskimo Carved Objects

Three Eskimo Carved Objects

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
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. More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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. More ...

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

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

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

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

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

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Biblical Scene

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Biblical Scene

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 32nd Degree Masonic Emblems

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 32nd Degree Masonic Emblems

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with Ships and Britannia Figure

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with Ships and Britannia Figure

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances   of New Bedford

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Pair of Scrimshaw Walrus Tusks

Pair of Scrimshaw Walrus Tusks

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene, 19th century, both sides depicting a whaling ship and longboats hunting whales, one edge with a whale and longboat scene, the top with a More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Constitution Class Frigate

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Constitution Class Frigate

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Constitution Class Frigate, 19th century, the two-gun deck flying a United States flag, rendered as viewed from the stern, ht. 5 5/8 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady with a Harp

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady with a Harp

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady with a Harp, c. 1830, the lady in a striped dress playing a harp and surrounded by leafy bushes, on a custom wood stand, ht. 5 3/8 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady Holding a Brush

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady Holding a Brush

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Lady Holding a Brush, attributed to William Sizer, c. 1835, the woman wearing a red-tinted, boldly checked gown, ht. 6 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, c. 1838, one side engraved with crossed United States flags, hot air balloon, and geometric and floral devices, the other side engraved "W.M. BOWEN/COAST PERU FEBY 1ST More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with "Sailor's Farewell" Scene

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with "Sailor's Farewell" Scene

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with "Sailor's Farewell" Scene, attributed to the Banknote Engraver, mid-19th century, finely engraved with a sailor and his lover beneath a tree framed by a floral border, More ...

Pair of Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth with Portraits of Women

Pair of Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth with Portraits of Women

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Pair of Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth with Portraits of Women, 19th century, polychrome decoration, one with a portrait of a woman feeding a lamb on one side and a portrait of woman in a dark gown above a More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of Napoleon III

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of Napoleon III

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$369$300

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Image of Napoleon III, c. 1860, curved tooth, the bust with inscription below reading "NAPOLEON III/EMPEROR OF FRANCE," ht. 5 7/8 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$923$750

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk, 19th century, with four scenes including a woman in a long gown in an urban setting, an American ship at sea, a woman and cherub, and a marriage scene, lg. 22 1/2 in. More ...