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Engraved Whalebone Busk

Auction:
2509
Lot:
932
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Engraved Whalebone Busk, 19th century, the busk engraved and heightened with red, blue, and green depicting a flower bouquet, a flowering potted plant, a ship flying an American flag, and a basket of fruit and a fruiting tree with the initials "H.D.R.," lg. 13 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

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Bone, Corsetry

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