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Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the tooth carved on one side with a fashionably dressed woman within a scalloped frame, (minor hairlines to bottom edge), lg. 7 in. More ...

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the double-sided tooth with carving of a ship under sail on one side, and a fashionably dressed woman on the reverse, (chip to tip, cracks), lg. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$984$800

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the tooth decorated on one side with an image of a three-masted vessel, (chip to tip), lg. 5 in. More ...

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$492$400

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, partially stipple-decorated on one side with a figure of a girl with her hands clasped behind her back, (crack), lg. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$554$450

Small Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, partially stipple-decorated on one side with a figure of a fashionably dressed woman, (minor edge loss), lg. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Large Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, one side showing an image of a woman from Godey's Ladies Book wearing an elaborate dress highlighted in red, green, and black; the other side More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$492$400

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the tooth decorated on one side with a seated woman, her hands clasped in prayer on a table, below a gathered curtain, (chip to tip), lg. 5 7/8 in. More ...

Pair of Small Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Pair of Small Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Small Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth, America, 19th century, each carved on one side with a landscape, the first showing a castle overlooking the water, the second showing an aqueduct between two More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$615$500

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, carved on one side with a sailor waving goodbye with his hat and holding an American flag, the other side showing his sweetheart waving a kerchief, on More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$554$450

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, c. 1870, carved on one side with a palm tree and on the other with a vase issuing large spade-shaped leaves, on stand, lg. 5 3/4 in. Provenance: Gordon More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Letter Opener

Scrimshaw Whalebone Letter Opener

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$185$150

Scrimshaw Whalebone Letter Opener, America, 19th century, the pierced form with geometric designs continuing to floral elements and a descending vine, (slight warp), lg. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, America, 19th century, with tombstone top and squared bottom with cutout corners, decorated with a church flying an American flag, a ship at sea, and a seascape from a dock More ...

Scrimshaw Two-part Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Two-part Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$246$200

Scrimshaw Two-part Whalebone Busk, America, 19th century, decorated with trees, potted plants, a geometric design, and a house, the two sections tied together with ribbon, overall lg. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, America, 19th century, rounded at each end, the decoration including ships, geometric designs, and flowering plants, bordered by banding, highlighted in green and red More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2753T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 20, 2014
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$677$550

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the tooth decorated on one side with a fashionably dressed woman, (chip to tip), lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2753T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 20, 2014
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$800$650

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, the double-sided tooth carved with a profile portrait of a fashionable woman on one side, and a girl seated on a cushion on the other, (age cracks), More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2753T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 20, 2014
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$431$350

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, America, 19th century, with rounded ends, central reserve with inscribed letters "A R" and inscribed "R. Snow," flanked by foliate motifs, lg. 12 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2753T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 20, 2014
Lot:
1105
Sold for:
$246$200

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, America, 19th century, with rounded ends, showing a girl holding a small branch, and figural group below, lg. 13 1/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Auction:
2753T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 20, 2014
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$615$500

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk, America, c. 1827, with peaked and notched ends decorated with allover chip carving consisting of a stylized tulip, a flowering plant, and the initials "BG" and date "1827" More ...

Group of Mostly Sterling Silver Jewelry

Group of Mostly Sterling Silver Jewelry

Auction:
2748T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2014
Lot:
1369
Sold for:
$523$425

Group of Mostly Sterling Silver Jewelry, including an oversized Peruvian .900 silver cuff, a sterling pebble-form bracelet, a Peruvian bracelet, a match safe, a Blackinton sterling-lidded perfume, More ...

Large Library of Art, Antiques, and Collectibles Reference Books

Large Library of Art, Antiques, and Collectibles Reference Books

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$492$400

Large Library of Art, Antiques, and Collectibles Reference Books, various subjects include bronzes, modern art, folk art, scrimshaw, portrait miniatures, origami, pewter, sculpture, and issues of More ...

Group of Fourteen Contemporary Commissioned Scrimshaw Straight Razors

Group of Fourteen Contemporary Commissioned Scrimshaw Straight Razors

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$554$450

Group of Fourteen Contemporary Commissioned Scrimshaw Straight Razors, most signed "Lyons" and dated 1978, carved decorations include the U.S.S. Constitution, Liberty, Justice, the Union, scenes of More ...

Antique Scrimshaw Straight Razor

Antique Scrimshaw Straight Razor

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$98$80

Antique Scrimshaw Straight Razor, "Josias Lane" carved to one side with a figure of a whale, the other side decorated with a flower and a three-masted sailing ship, blade marked "Cast Steel More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Fashionable Young Lady

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Fashionable Young Lady

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Fashionable Young Lady, mid-19th century, three-quarter-length figure in a pensive pose, her gown highlighted with red and blue pigment, (minor age cracks More ...

Seven Assorted Northwest Items

Seven Assorted Northwest Items

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 12, 2014
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$49$40

Seven Assorted Northwest Items, including a pair of miniature snowshoes, a totem pole, postcards, and an ivory letter opener with scrimshaw decoration. More ...

Seven Tortoiseshell and Ivory Items

Seven Tortoiseshell and Ivory Items

Auction:
2686M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2013
Lot:
941
Sold for:
$210$175

Seven Tortoiseshell and Ivory Items, a tortoiseshell handled fork, page turner, and pillbox, and a scrimshaw tooth, page turner, and two small medallions, ht. to 9 3/4 in. More ...

Three Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth and Two Ivory-handled Canes

Three Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth and Two Ivory-handled Canes

Auction:
2686M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2013
Lot:
988
Sold for:
$2,760$2,300

Three Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth and Two Ivory-handled Canes, 19th century, one tooth depicting a sailor, a rose, and a ship inscribed "Maria," one tooth on black stand with crosshatch design, three More ...

Eskimo Carved Ivory Cribbage Board

Eskimo Carved Ivory Cribbage Board

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$330$275

Eskimo Carved Ivory Cribbage Board, c. first quarter 20th century, three carved walruses attached to the top and scrimshaw coastline of Alaska on the bottom, (minor loss), lg. 17 in. More ...

Eskimo Walrus Tusk Scrimshaw Cribbage Board

Eskimo Walrus Tusk Scrimshaw Cribbage Board

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$615$500

Eskimo Walrus Tusk Scrimshaw Cribbage Board, c. first quarter 20th century, top with birds, bees, seals, and separate pegs that spell out "Nome," the bottom with a coastal view of Nome, Alaska, More ...

Eskimo Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Eskimo Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$431$350

Eskimo Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board, with bear, fish, and avian imagery on top and various animals on the bottom, lg. 24 1/2 in. More ...