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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2886M Marlborough
March 10, 2016 10:00AMCalender
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Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs

 
Auction: Discovery - 2886M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs, including Norman Flayderman's Scrimshaw and Scrimshander, Stuart Frank's Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved, a catalog for The Lloyd Collection of Napoleonic Prisoner-of-War Artifacts, and a catalog for The Rare Folk Art & Marine Antiques Collections of Jeffrey & Francine Cohen.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Francine Cohen, Norman Flayderman, Stuart Frank, Carving, Engraving, Scrimshaw, Whaling