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Group of Whalebone and Whale's Tooth Items

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Whalebone and Whale's Tooth Items, 19th century, seven crochet hooks, nine bodkins, a carved hook, a grooming tool, a rectangular plaque initialed "CED," a small turned item, and a small whale's tooth, lg. to 10 in.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Art media, Baleen, Crafts, Crochet, Handicrafts, Hook, Human tooth, Needlework, Visual arts, Whale

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