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  • Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane

    Lot: 148
    Sold for: $308$250

    Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane, 19th century, knob with baleen spacers, on a round, tapering rosewood shaft with brass tip, lg. 31 in. ...

  • Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane

    Lot: 153
    Sold for: $1,722$1,400

    Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane, 19th century, knob with baleen spacers and round tapering shaft with whale ivory tip, lg. 37 3/4 in. ...

  • Scrimshaw-decorated Baleen Plaque

    Lot: 1091
    Unsold  

    Scrimshaw-decorated Baleen Plaque, early 19th century, the curving piece of baleen decorated with two small sailing vessels, a whale's tail, a three-masted vessel, and a lighthouse, (fraying, ...

  • Collection of Small Scrimshaw Items

    Lot: 102
    Sold for: $1,800$1,500

    Collection of Small Scrimshaw Items, mostly carved ivory, baleen, and bone, including a slide-lid box containing twenty-eight bone and ebonized wood dominoes, two ivory clamps, a bone-handled brass ...

  • Five Folk Art Walking Sticks

    Lot: 554
    Sold for: $390$325

    Five Folk Art Walking Sticks, 19th century, two with a horn handles on a wood shaft; one topped with faceted whalebone segment with baleen bands on a spiral shaft possibly made from the skin of a ...

  • Five Scrimshaw Walking Sticks

    Lot: 253
    Sold for: $480$400

    Five Scrimshaw Walking Sticks, 19th century, one topped with a carved whale's tooth clenched fist on an ebony shaft with a small inlaid diamond-shaped plaque and whalebone terminal; one of ...

  • Eskimo Carved and Engraved Marine Ivory Bowhead Whale

    Lot: 236
    Sold for: $3,318$2,800

    Eskimo Carved and Engraved Marine Ivory Bowhead Whale, c. last quarter 19th century, engraved with whale hunting scenes, baleen eyes, possibly a whale hunting charm, lg. 4 3/4 in. ...

  • Eskimo Baleen Basket

    Lot: 578
    Sold for: $245$200

    Eskimo Baleen Basket, with ivory whale fluke knob, ht. 2 1/4, dia. 2 1/4 in. ...

  • Large Eskimo Baleen Basket

    Lot: 409
    Sold for: $3,200$2,700

    Large Eskimo Baleen Basket, 20th century, with whale fluke finial, signed Marilyn Hank Otton, Pt. Hope, Alaska, ht. 5, dia. 6 in. ...

  • Large Eskimo Baleen Basket

    Lot: 413
    Sold for: $3,851$3,250

    Large Eskimo Baleen Basket, 20th century, with ivory finial in the form of a whale fluke, made by Marilyn Hank Otton, Pt. Hope, Alaska, ht. 5 1/2, dia. 5 3/4 in. ...

  • Eskimo Two-color Baleen Basket

    Lot: 420
    Sold for: $1,304$1,100

    Eskimo Two-color Baleen Basket, by Marilyn Hank Otton, Pt. Hope, Alaska, with whale fluke finial, ht. 4 1/4, dia. 3 1/2 in. ...

  • Two Eskimo Two-color Baleen Baskets

    Lot: 422
    Sold for: $593$500

    Two Eskimo Two-color Baleen Baskets, one by Hayes Elim, 4, with bird head finial, and one by Lilly Hank, 2005, with whale fluke finial, ht. to 3 1/2, dia. to 3 in. ...

  • Eskimo Baleen Basket

    Lot: 423
    Sold for: $474$400

    Eskimo Baleen Basket, signed (?), Barrow, Al., the two-color form with whale fluke finial, ht. 3 1/2, dia. 2 7/8 in. ...

  • Small Group of Scrimshander Articles

    Lot: 539
    Sold for: $207$175

    Small Group of Scrimshander Articles, late 19th century, a bundle of baleen slats which according to an old label came from Wright [sic] and Bowhead whales, carved ivory fork and spoon salad serving ...

  • Four Carved Bone and Ivory Items

    Lot: 539
    Sold for: $1,116$950

    Four Carved Bone and Ivory Items, 19th century, including a carved bone wrench device, a carved bone butter knife with fist terminal and crosshatched handle, heightened with red sealing wax, a ...

  • Five Sailor-Related Objects and a Vial of Whale Oil

    Lot: 101
    Sold for: $1,175$1,000

    Five Sailor-Related Objects and a Vial of Whale Oil, 19th century, including an engraved ivory matchsafe, obverse depicting a whale, reverse depicting a six-point star and arrows; a small exotic ...

  • Sailor-made Ivory and Bone Yarn Swift with Wood Case

    Lot: 309
    Sold for: $10,575$9,000

    Sailor-made Ivory and Bone Yarn Swift with Wood Case, America, 19th century, ring-turned ivory axis spoke inlaid with baleen bands, topped with a yarn cup, the lower shaft with engraved eagle and ...

  • Sailor-made Ivory and Bone Yarn Swift with Wood Case

    Lot: 61
    Unsold  

    Sailor-made Ivory and Bone Yarn Swift with Wood Case, America, 19th century, ring-turned ivory axis spoke inlaid with baleen bands, topped with a yarn cup, the lower shaft with engraved eagle and ...

  • Engraved Baleen Veneered Dome-top Box

    Lot: 394
    Sold for: $823$700

    Engraved Baleen Veneered Dome-top Box, American, 19th century the rectangular box with carved whalebone swing handle,with engraved embellishments including the initials "L.H.D" and ...

  • Carved Marine Ivory and Bone Walking Stick

    Lot: 89
    Sold for: $3,525$3,000

    Carved Marine Ivory and Bone Walking Stick, the ivory pommel carved as a fist clenching a snake, with two engraved silver metal collars flanking a section of hardwood, over further alternating ...

  • Carved Whale Ivory and Faux Rosewood Cane

    Lot: 365
    Sold for: $575$500

    Carved Whale Ivory and Faux Rosewood Cane, 19th century, the top in the form of a turkshead knot with two baleen spacers at the collar, a brass tip on the end, (very slight warping), lg. 35 1/4 ...