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Whale Fleshing Tool

Whale Fleshing Tool

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1659
Sold for:
$185$150

Whale Fleshing Tool, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the blade marked "MACY," lg. 104 3/4 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Baleen Cane

Whale Ivory and Baleen Cane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$584$475

Whale Ivory and Baleen Cane, 19th century, turned whale ivory top on a round shaft wrapped in baleen with baleen Turk's head decoration and whale ivory tip, lg. 37 1/2 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, 19th century, decorated with a ship and whales on one side and a town scene on the other with the date "1857" and name "SAMUEL SAMMIS," vine border at top, lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Worked Mostly Whale Ivory Fragments and Small Whale's Teeth

Group of Worked Mostly Whale Ivory Fragments and Small Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$92$75

Group of Worked Mostly Whale Ivory Fragments and Small Whale's Teeth, 20th century. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Five Wood Carvings

Five Wood Carvings

Auction:
3042T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$111$90

Five Wood Carvings, George Redfield, 20th century, two whales and three birds, each with inscribed signature "GERedfield," lg. to 10 in. More ...

Five Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes

Five Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes, 19th century, lg. to 37 5/8 in. More ...

1988 Canadian $100 Proof Bowhead Whale Gold Coin.

1988 Canadian $100 Proof Bowhead Whale Gold Coin.

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1578
Sold for:
$369$300

1988 Canadian $100 Proof Bowhead Whale Gold Coin. The Golden Touch Collection 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 ...

Red-stained Cherry Whale-end Shelf

Red-stained Cherry Whale-end Shelf

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1740
Sold for:
$523$425

Red-stained Cherry Whale-end Shelf, America, 19th century, with two tiers above a base, ht. 26, wd. 25 in. More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Decorated with a Whaling Scene, 19th century, both sides depicting a whaling ship and longboats hunting whales, one edge with a whale and longboat scene, the top with a More ...

Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane

Turned Whale Ivory and Rosewood Cane

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
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. More ...

Shepard Hardware Co. "Jonah and the Whale" Mechanical Bank

Shepard Hardware Co. "Jonah and the Whale" Mechanical Bank

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$800$650

Shepard Hardware Co. "Jonah and the Whale" Mechanical Bank, Buffalo, New York, 19th century, depicting a large whale and figures on the ship in the turbulent seas, lower frieze reading Jonah and the More ...

Engraved Powder Horn

Engraved Powder Horn

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
655
Sold for:
$400$325

Engraved Powder Horn, America, c. 1842, surface engraved with whaling scenes featuring ships, three whales, figures in a long boat, and a tropical landscape, the spout engraved with geometric More ...

Nine Natural History Book Plates

Nine Natural History Book Plates

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$123$100

Nine Natural History Book Plates, London, early 19th century, all hand-colored, each showing multiple species including insects, mollusks, birds, and whales, each 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. More ...

Handwritten and Hand-drawn "Descriptions of Whales by Capt. Thos. W. Roys Ship 'Sheffield' 1854,"

Handwritten and Hand-drawn "Descriptions of Whales by Capt. Thos. W. Roys Ship 'Sheffield' 1854,"

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Handwritten and Hand-drawn "Descriptions of Whales by Capt. Thos. W. Roys Ship 'Sheffield' 1854," mid-19th century, the twenty-four sheet booklet filled with pencil drawings of whale species, More ...

Pine Whale-end Shelf

Pine Whale-end Shelf

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$185$150

Pine Whale-end Shelf, 19th century, ht. 31, wd. 30 in. More ...

Classical Cherry Whale-end Shelf

Classical Cherry Whale-end Shelf

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$615$500

Classical Cherry Whale-end Shelf, early 19th century, the three shelves joining scrolled ends, ht. 28, wd. 23, dp. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Whale Tooth Amulet

Northwest Coast Carved Whale Tooth Amulet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Northwest Coast Carved Whale Tooth Amulet, c. 19th century, the female figure wearing a traditional hat and giving birth, two stylized whales at the lower sides and back, incised detail, ht. 4 1/2 More ...

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Right Whale Plaque

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Right Whale Plaque

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
671
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Right Whale Plaque, Clark Voorhees (1911-1980), Weston, Vermont, third quarter 20th century, signed with impressed artist's conjoined initials "CV" and "C. More ...

Three Carved Whalebone Whale Stamps in a Box, Twelve Ivory Items, and Fourteen   Pieces of Related Ephemera

Three Carved Whalebone Whale Stamps in a Box, Twelve Ivory Items, and Fourteen Pieces of Related Ephemera

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Three Carved Whalebone Whale Stamps in a Box, Twelve Ivory Items, and Fourteen Pieces of Related Ephemera, c. 1850s, three hand-carved bone whale stamps with whale figural handles, depicting a Right More ...

Whale's Tooth Engraved with Whale Ship and Spouting Whale

Whale's Tooth Engraved with Whale Ship and Spouting Whale

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Whale's Tooth Engraved with Whale Ship and Spouting Whale, dated "1847," ht. 7 in. More ...

Eskimo Carved and Engraved Marine Ivory Bowhead Whale

Eskimo Carved and Engraved Marine Ivory Bowhead Whale

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
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. More ...

Walnut Whale-end Shelf

Walnut Whale-end Shelf

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$1,103$900

Walnut Whale-end Shelf, America, 19th century, four-tier shelf, ht. 32 3/4, wd. 26 1/2, dp. 8 in. More ...

Mahogany Whale End Wall Shelf

Mahogany Whale End Wall Shelf

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Mahogany Whale End Wall Shelf, America, late 19th century, with four shelves, ht. 34 1/4, wd. 27 1/2, dp. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Small Group of Scrimshander Articles

Small Group of Scrimshander Articles

Auction:
2524B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2010
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 More ...

Mahogany Whale-End Shelf

Mahogany Whale-End Shelf

Auction:
2524B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2010
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$770$650

Mahogany Whale-End Shelf, America, 19th century, four-tier shelf, (surface stains and bleached areas), ht. 34 1/2, wd. 28 in. More ...

Mahogany Whale-end Shelf

Mahogany Whale-end Shelf

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2010
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Mahogany Whale-end Shelf, New England, 19th century, with five graduated shelves on shaped ends, ht. 44 1/2, wd. 32 1/4, dp. 12 in, together with a modern copy. More ...

Scrimshaw Decorated Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Decorated Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 18, 2010
Lot:
1017
Unsold
 

Scrimshaw Decorated Whale's Tooth, signed Edward Burdett, depicting "Wm. Tell of New York Cutting, Friends of New London Chasing Whales," lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Framed Plaque with Six Carved and Painted Whale Specimens

Framed Plaque with Six Carved and Painted Whale Specimens

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
233
Unsold
 

Framed Plaque with Six Carved and Painted Whale Specimens, attributed to Frank Wood, New Bedford, Massachusetts, early 20th century, the carved half-figures each with a whale ivory nameplate below, More ...

"Food & Lodging, Wm. Sleerack" Painted Wooden Whale-shaped Sign

"Food & Lodging, Wm. Sleerack" Painted Wooden Whale-shaped Sign

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$356$300

"Food & Lodging, Wm. Sleerack" Painted Wooden Whale-shaped Sign, (missing tail), lg. 40 in. More ...