11-08-2009 11-08-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2482 Boston
November 8, 2009 11:00AMCalender

Five Carved and Engraved Busks

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 08, 2009 11:00AM


Five Carved and Engraved Busks, 18th and 19th century, one of whalebone with star, flower, bird, and tree motifs, two wooden, one dated 1773, the other 1792 with chip and relief carvings, two of baleen, one with a star, tree, and building, the other with a ship and a house inscribed "At Sea Ship Nile 1841," lg. 11-13 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


Sea Ship Nile