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Large Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Large Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1230
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, probably Eskimo, late 19th/early 20th century, designed as at least fifteen intertwined birds and beasts, much of the interior of the More ...

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs, including Norman Flayderman's Scrimshaw and Scrimshander, Stuart Frank's Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved, a catalog for The More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$584$475

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, the playing surface depicting sailing ships, whales, and a walrus, lg. 20 in. More ...

Small Moth-decorated Scrimshaw Tooth

Small Moth-decorated Scrimshaw Tooth

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$923$750

Small Moth-decorated Scrimshaw Tooth, 19th century, one side decorated with two moths, the other side with a two-masted ship, the base with floral decoration, (shrinkage cracks and minor chips on More ...

14kt Gold Nantucket Basket Pendant

14kt Gold Nantucket Basket Pendant

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1208
Sold for:
$677$550

14kt Gold Nantucket Basket Pendant, hinged basket that opens to reveal a miniature penny, the top with enamel scrimshaw whale, on a 14kt gold chain, signed "Glennaan 1977" on base, pendant wd. 1 More ...

Two Scrimshaw and Polychrome-decorated Whale's Teeth

Two Scrimshaw and Polychrome-decorated Whale's Teeth

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Two Scrimshaw and Polychrome-decorated Whale's Teeth, 19th century, the teeth polished on each side, decorated with a diamond and rope border with a woman dressed in an elaborate gown on one and a More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Busk

Scrimshaw-decorated Busk

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$431$350

Scrimshaw-decorated Busk, America, 19th century, depicting a lighthouse and United States flag on a rocky shore, a three-masted sailing ship, and section of a circular fortification flying a large More ...

Pair of Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth on a Turned Bone Stand

Pair of Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth on a Turned Bone Stand

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Pair of Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth on a Turned Bone Stand, America, late 19th century, one tooth with an angel and a maiden ascending through clouds under the moon and stars, the other tooth More ...

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, America, mid to late 19th century, with incised carvings of a child holding a crop riding the back of a large dog, a soldier on horseback, a three-masted More ...

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$4,674$3,800

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, one side carved with an eagle surmounting a geometric monument flanked by American flags, the other side with a three-masted vessel More ...

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
200
Unsold
 

Large Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, carved on one side with a figure reaching into the pocket of a cloak and lettered "THIEVES," the other side depicting the same figure hanging More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
201
Unsold
 

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, lettered "R.C." within a vine-bordered double-heart motif above an anchor, scrolled silvered mount, overall lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Teeth, late 19th century, a small tooth decorated on each side with a fashionably dressed woman, the other decorated with a child and a hoop under crossed branches, More ...

Small Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Small Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Small Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, decorated allover with vines and flowers highlighted in red and green sealing wax, lg. 4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$861$700

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, late 19th century, decorated on one side with a woman wearing a flower-adorned dress, and on the other with a young man standing atop a stool, lg. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, late 19th century, one side carved with a fashionably dressed lady, lg. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$584$475

Scrimshaw-decorated Whale's Tooth, 19th century, decorated with a woman holding a monkey, (age cracks), ht. 5 in. More ...

Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Busks

Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Busks

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Busks, 19th century, the first double-sided, with trees, buildings, stars, figural busts, flowers, and hearts; the second with urns of flowers, foliate devices, More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, probably Alaska, late 19th century, the scrimshaw board decorated with stars, moons, and shields, flanked by a reindeer and a walrus, the back with More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, America, c. late 19th century, the cribbage playing surface decorated with geometric designs surrounded by whaling scenes, a silver band around the More ...

Two Scrimshaw Teeth

Two Scrimshaw Teeth

Auction:
2799M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2015
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Scrimshaw Teeth, one reproduction depicting the ship Mercury, the other with birds feeding, flowers, and a large cat, ht. to 5 1/2 in. More ...

Eskimo Scrimshaw Wood and Antler Snuff Container

Eskimo Scrimshaw Wood and Antler Snuff Container

Auction:
2791B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Mar 14, 2015
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Eskimo Scrimshaw Wood and Antler Snuff Container, c. late 19th century, decorated overall with hunting, whaling, and domestic scenes, wood ends and plugs, lg. 9 in. More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Scrimshaw-decorated Walrus Tusk, America, 19th century, decorated with geometric designs, trees, a heart, and a three-masted vessel, (imperfections), lg. 15 in. More ...

Bone Scrimshaw

Bone Scrimshaw

Auction:
2775T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 08, 2015
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$554$450

Bone Scrimshaw, depicting a whale with foliate banding and medallion inscribed "Manner of Cutting in a Sperm Whale," lg. 13 in. More ...

Eskimo Cribbage Board

Eskimo Cribbage Board

Auction:
2774T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 06, 2015
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$185$150

Eskimo Cribbage Board, with scrimshaw designs on both sides, lg. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Small Group of Mostly Scrimshaw and Cameo Jewelry

Small Group of Mostly Scrimshaw and Cameo Jewelry

Auction:
2772T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 11, 2014
Lot:
1132A
Sold for:
$98$80

Small Group of Mostly Scrimshaw and Cameo Jewelry, including a Wedgwood brooch, unmounted cameos, a scrimshaw bracelet and two pendant necklaces, and other items. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$123,000$100,000

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 ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, carved all around with a woman holding the American flag and pointing to a carved eye, and lettered "C. DeVetter," with an image of a ship below, lg. More ...

Pair of Large Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Pair of Large Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Pair of Large Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth, America, 19th century, each carved on one side with a bust-length portrait of a fashionable woman, one with pineapple border below, the other with foliate More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the double-sided tooth decorated with a man in a feathered hat and boots on one side, and a fashionably dressed woman wearing a tiara on the reverse, More ...