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Scrimshaw-decorated Baleen Busk, America, mid-19th century, one shaped end and one pointed end, decorated on one side with pictorial motifs including an anchor, a square-rigged vessel, a shield issuing a floral and foliate spray, and an urn of flowers, with initials "KN," and date "1864," lg. 13 3/4 in.
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