03-04-2017 03-04-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2985B Boston
March 4, 2017 10:00 AMCalender
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Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

$2,583$2,100
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2985B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, Turk's head knob above a sailor's knot, double baleen bands, inlaid silver diamonds, and three-strand braid, spiral-carved shaft with round tapering lower section, short metal ferrule, lg. 35 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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