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Lavinia Wilcox Mahogany Lap Desk, an Albumen Photograph of Lavinia, a Ship's Log from the Bark United States, and a Scrimshaw Whale's

Lavinia Wilcox Mahogany Lap Desk, an Albumen Photograph of Lavinia, a Ship's Log from the Bark United States, and a Scrimshaw Whale's

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
132
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Lavinia Wilcox Mahogany Lap Desk, an Albumen Photograph of Lavinia, a Ship's Log from the Bark United States, and a Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, mid-19th century, the lap desk with slanted foldout More ...

Two Northwest Pendants

Two Northwest Pendants

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Northwest Pendants, a carved argillite killer whale by Glen Pollard, Haida, signed on the back, and a halibut pendant by Teresa Mae Anderson, with baleen on one side and walrus ivory on the More ...

Eskimo Whale Bone Mask

Eskimo Whale Bone Mask

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$738$600

Eskimo Whale Bone Mask, early 20th century, hollowed out with pierced mouth, nostrils, and eyes, with one glass and two bone inclusions, ht. 7, wd. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Whalebone and Whale's Tooth Items

Group of Whalebone and Whale's Tooth Items

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$123$100

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 More ...

Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated and Baleen-inlaid Mythological Jagging Wheel

Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated and Baleen-inlaid Mythological Jagging Wheel

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated and Baleen-inlaid Mythological Jagging Wheel, c. 1830, with snake handle, coiled snake around the body, and female legs joined by the pierced wheel, (imperfections), More ...

Turned Whale Bone Fid

Turned Whale Bone Fid

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1534
Sold for:
$984$800

Turned Whale Bone Fid, 19th century, with baleen collar, lg. 12 1/4 in. More ...

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 ...

Small Group of Sailor-made Objects and Baleen.     Estimate $100-150

Small Group of Sailor-made Objects and Baleen. Estimate $100-150

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$86$70

Small Group of Sailor-made Objects and Baleen. More ...

Seven Whalebone Canes

Seven Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Seven Whalebone Canes, 19th century, round shafts with turned or carved whale ivory tops, lg. to 35 1/2 in. More ...

Six Whalebone Canes

Six Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Six Whalebone Canes, 19th century, with round or octagonal shafts and turned whale ivory tops, (one top missing), lg. to 35 3/4 in. More ...

Five Wood and Whalebone Canes

Five Wood and Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$861$700

Five Wood and Whalebone Canes, 19th century, with whalebone or hardwood shafts and turned or carved whale ivory tops, lg. to 37 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 ...

Group of Cane Tops and Related Items

Group of Cane Tops and Related Items

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$554$450

Group of Cane Tops and Related Items, 19th century, eight whale ivory tops, two antler tops, two porcelain tops, a gold-plated top, a baleen and hardwood scoop, and six other items, lg. to 13 in. More ...

Three Clenched Fist Canes

Three Clenched Fist Canes

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$984$800

Three Clenched Fist Canes, 19th century, one with a whalebone shaft and ivory top, one with a wood shaft and ivory top, one with a wood shaft and whale ivory top, lg. to 34 in. More ...

Four Baleen Swagger Sticks

Four Baleen Swagger Sticks

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Four Baleen Swagger Sticks, 19th century, with whale ivory, ivory, or gold-plated tops, one engraved "Nathl F. Goldsmith/BOSTON/Mass.," lg. to 36 1/4 in. 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 ...

Four Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes

Four Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$308$250

Four Whale Ivory and Hardwood Canes, 19th century, lg. to 37 1/4 in. More ...

Four Whale Ivory, Bone, and Wood Canes

Four Whale Ivory, Bone, and Wood Canes

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$400$325

Four Whale Ivory, Bone, and Wood Canes, 19th century, lg. to 35 1/4 in. More ...

Three Carved and Painted Luthouse Marine Animal Plaques

Three Carved and Painted Luthouse Marine Animal Plaques

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1125
Sold for:
$461$375

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

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$369$300

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, turned whale ivory top on a paneled and tapering whalebone shaft, lg. 35 3/8 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, round top on a spiral- and diamond-carved shaft, lg. 33 1/4 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory Clenched Fist and Serpent Cane

Carved Whale Ivory Clenched Fist and Serpent Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$984$800

Carved Whale Ivory Clenched Fist and Serpent Cane, 19th century, on a round whalebone shaft, lg. 36 1/2 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$738$600

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, "L"-shaped head with baleen spacers on a round shaft with brass tip, lg. 36 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$554$450

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, with carved horse's hoof top, round shaft, lg. 34 1/2 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Clenched Fist Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Clenched Fist Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$861$700

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Clenched Fist Cane, 19th century, on an octagonal to round shaft, lg. 36 3/4 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$431$350

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, round faceted top on a round shaft, lg. 35 1/4 in. More ...

Three Clenched Fist Canes

Three Clenched Fist Canes

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
160
Unsold
 

Three Clenched Fist Canes, 19th century, one with a whalebone shaft and ivory top, one with a wood shaft and ivory top, one with a wood shaft and whale ivory top, lg. to 34 in. More ...

Five Whale Ivory and Whalebone Canes

Five Whale Ivory and Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Five Whale Ivory and Whalebone Canes, 19th century, with baleen spacers, lg. to 39 1/2 in. More ...

Three Whale Ivory and Wood Canes

Three Whale Ivory and Wood Canes

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Three Whale Ivory and Wood Canes, 19th century, with faceted tops and whale bone or metal tips, lg. to 36 in. More ...