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Six Scrimshaw or Whaling Implements

Auction:
2509
Lot:
934
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Six Scrimshaw or Whaling Implements, 19th century, a bone-handled steel scraping tool, a small bone-handled chisel, an ivory and iron fishing hook with copper rivets, a bone and ropework stringer, a bronze harpoon tip, and a pointed wrought iron tool.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

bone-handled steel scraping tool, pointed wrought iron tool, Carving, Chisel, Engraving, Harpoons, Metalworking, Rivet, Scrimshaw, Whaling, Wrought iron

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