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Three Scrimshaw Whalebone Jagging Wheels

Auction:
2482
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

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

Description:

Three Scrimshaw Whalebone Jagging Wheels, possibly Nantucket, 19th century, one with two wheels, carved fist finial, and shaft carved with an inner spiral column; one with ebony inlay, lg. 3 5/8-7 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Bone, Carving, Engraving, Inlay, Nantucket, Massachusetts, Scrimshaw, Whaling

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