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Five Sailor-made Objects

Five Sailor-made Objects

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$277$225

Five Sailor-made Objects, 19th century, a whale ivory letter opener, whistle, pick/whimsy, folding pick, and a fid with ebony shaft and whale top, lg. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Three Carved and Painted Luthouse Marine Animal Plaques

Three Carved and Painted Luthouse Marine Animal Plaques

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1459
Unsold
 

Three Carved and Painted Luthouse Marine Animal Plaques, a minke whale, a monkfish, and a haddock, (imperfections), lg. to 34 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Panel

Carved and Painted Panel

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Carved and Painted Panel, c. 1837, the central oak tree painted brown, green, and white, flanked by a man carrying a basket and a woman in a gown carrying a basket and pail, partially legible dated More ...

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, clenched fist, baleen spacer, on a diamond-, flute-, and spiral-carved tapering shaft with diamond-shaped shell inlay, lg. 32 5/8 in. More ...

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, cuffed fist clenching bar top on a diamond-carved tapering whalebone shaft with shell inlaid dots, hearts, diamonds, stars, and moons, lg. More ...

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned top on an alternating spiral and fluted tapering whalebone shaft, decorated with inlays of shell diamonds and dots, lg. 35 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, octagonal top with round metal plate engraved "THE/BISHOP/OF/NORFOLK/ST," baleen spacer on a deeply fluted and spiral carved tapering whalebone More ...

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Carved Fist Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, fist grasping a dark hardwood baton, baleen spacer, on a tapering octagonal to round whalebone shaft, lg. 34 7/8 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned head with baleen spacer on an octagonal to round tapering whalebone shaft, lg. to 36 1/8 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, faceted top with baleen spacers on an octagonal to round tapering shaft, lg. 36 1/8 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned top, baleen and shell spacer, on a tapering octagonal to round shaft with shell inlays, lg. 35 1/4 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory and Narwhal Tusk Woman's Leg Cane

Carved Whale Ivory and Narwhal Tusk Woman's Leg Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Whale Ivory and Narwhal Tusk Woman's Leg Cane, 19th century, the handle with baleen spacers and narwhal tusk shaft, lg. 36 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Baleen Box

Scrimshaw Baleen Box

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$431$350

Scrimshaw Baleen Box, 19th century, oval with fine finger seam decorated with sailing ships and leafy plants, lid painted green, ht. 3 7/8, wd. 7 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob and Fist Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob and Fist Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob and Fist Cane, 19th century, turned head with four protruding clenched fists on a whalebone shaft, lg. 34 3/4 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, carved monkey fist top above octagonal whale ivory and baleen spacers on a diamond-carved whalebone shaft, lg. 32 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel

Carved Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel, 19th century, with baleen inlay dots and diamonds on handle, and three-tined fork, lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Scrimshaw Baleen Busk, 19th century, with engraved floral, ship, fouled anchor, and United States flag and shield, initialed "NS" on one side and lettered "ROMULUS" on the other, lg. 11 3/8 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$1,661$1,350

Scrimshaw Whalebone Busk, 19th century, one side engraved with six spouting whales, lg. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Yarn Swift

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Yarn Swift

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
282
Unsold
 

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Yarn Swift, 19th century, turned stem supporting slats, the clamp in the form of a pig's head, ht. 15, opens to approx. dia. 18 in. More ...

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella  , April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella , April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$4,182$3,400

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella, April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850, commanded by W.H. Worth sailing from New Bedford, Massachusetts, the log records the daily positions, weather, More ...

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$554$450

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head, 20th century, with custom stand, lg. 5 3/4 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Carved Woman's Leg Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Woman's Leg Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved Woman's Leg Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, top with silver band and shell spacers on a tapering whalebone shaft with brass tip, lg. 34 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, the top with diamond-shaped mother-of-pearl inlay on a tapering octagonal to round shaft with white metal tip, lg. 39 3/8 in. More ...

Carved Fist and Snake Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Fist and Snake Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Carved Fist and Snake Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, the snake with sealing wax highlights, baleen spacers, on a tapering octagonal to round whalebone shaft, lg. 37 1/2 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, tall whale ivory head with baleen spacers, on a round tapering shaft, lg. 34 in. More ...

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, faceted and spiral-carved top consisting of alternating spacers of whale ivory and a dark exotic hardwood on a spiral whalebone shaft with an More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$615$500

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned top on a tapering octagonal and spiral-carved whalebone shaft, lg. 35 1/2 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$677$550

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned top with baleen spacer on an octagonal and round tapering whalebone shaft with mother-of-pearl diamond-shaped decoration, and brass tip, lg. 34 More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$677$550

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, handle top with dark exotic wood spacers, on a diamond- and spiral-carved whalebone shaft with brass tip, lg. 32 3/8 in. More ...

Two Whalebone and Whale Ivory Canes

Two Whalebone and Whale Ivory Canes

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Whalebone and Whale Ivory Canes, 19th century, with turned or carved tops and tapering whalebone shafts, lg. to 34 5/8 in. More ...