Engraved Whalebone Busk with Whaling Scene
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Engraved Whalebone Busk with Whaling Scene, 19th century, the busk engraved with two foliate oval reserves flanking a scene with whalers harpooning a sperm whale, a ship in calm seas, three vessels in rough seas with figures overlooking the scene on a cliff, (busk is warped), lg. 13 1/8 in.