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Antique Gold and Nephrite Seal Fob

Antique Gold and Nephrite Seal Fob

Auction:
3044B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 05, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Antique Gold and Nephrite Seal Fob, depicting a boar and the motto "Mediocria Firma," the seal and bezel lg. 7/8 in. Note: Mediocria Firma ("the middle ground is the best") is the motto of the More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Horn Powder Flask

Northwest Coast Carved Horn Powder Flask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Northwest Coast Carved Horn Powder Flask, c. second half 19th century, with low relief carving of two killer whales, copper fittings, lg. 8 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Killer Whale Rattle

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Killer Whale Rattle

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$4,059$3,300

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Killer Whale Rattle, c. late 19th century, with custom stand, lg. 10 3/4 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 ...

Patinated Sheet Copper Sperm Whale Weathervane

Patinated Sheet Copper Sperm Whale Weathervane

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$431$350

Patinated Sheet Copper Sperm Whale Weathervane, 20th century, ht. 16, lg. 26 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 ...

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 ...

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:
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 ...

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 ...

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2106
Sold for:
$338$275

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe, c. 1900, with scrimshawed whales, dog sled, and sailboat, (missing mouthpiece and bowl), lg. 7 1/2 in. Tribal Art More ...

Northwest Coast Carving of a Deer Head

Northwest Coast Carving of a Deer Head

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2111
Sold for:
$338$275

Northwest Coast Carving of a Deer Head, the horns with incised orcas and potlatch rings at the tips, (minor wood loss), lg. 9 1/4 in. Tribal Art More ...

Eskimo Baleen Basket by Eunice Hank

Eskimo Baleen Basket by Eunice Hank

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2161
Sold for:
$523$425

Eskimo Baleen Basket by Eunice Hank, with two walrus ivory seals on the lid, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 in. Tribal Art More ...

Coconut and Carved Walrus Tusk Dipper

Coconut and Carved Walrus Tusk Dipper

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$554$450

Coconut and Carved Walrus Tusk Dipper, the walrus tusk handle carved with scenes of walruses swimming, with hanging loop, lg. 16 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 Whale Ivory Hand

Carved Whale Ivory Hand

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Carved Whale Ivory Hand, 19th century, with custom wood base, lg. 5 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 ...

Turned Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Turned Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$492$400

Turned Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane, 19th century, ring-turned head with baleen spacer, on a round tapering shaft, lg. 37 1/4 in. More ...

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Whalebone and Whale Ivory Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1151
Unsold
 

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 and Painted Sperm Whale Sign

Carved and Painted Sperm Whale Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved and Painted Sperm Whale Sign, America, 20th century, with acrylic eyes, lg. 29 in. More ...

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$584$475

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque, Byron Buffee, Middleboro, Massachusetts, 20th century, lg. 44 1/2 in. More ...

Cold-painted Bronze Moose

Cold-painted Bronze Moose

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$221$180

Cold-painted Bronze Moose, 20th century, ht. 4 1/8 in. More ...

Two S. Thomas & Co. Sperm Whale Product Receipts

Two S. Thomas & Co. Sperm Whale Product Receipts

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1493
Sold for:
$98$80

Two S. Thomas & Co. Sperm Whale Product Receipts, New Bedford, Massachusetts, c. 1858, printed indicating that S. Thomas & Co. were located at the Corner of Front and Union Streets in New Bedford, 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 ...

Two Eskimo Implements

Two Eskimo Implements

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Eskimo Implements, 19th century, a whaling harpoon head, possibly carved from walrus ivory, with slate point and incised track on one side, and a wood and ivory scraper with serrated blade, More ...

Six Paiute Beaded Baskets

Six Paiute Beaded Baskets

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Six Paiute Beaded Baskets, one with butterflies, the smallest with an arrowhead design, and one with tag saying it was made by Rosie Moose, (minor bead loss to the largest), largest ht. 3 3/4, dia. More ...

Russian Gilt-bronze Figure of a Bear on Rock Crystal Base

Russian Gilt-bronze Figure of a Bear on Rock Crystal Base

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
392
Unsold
 

Russian Gilt-bronze Figure of a Bear on Rock Crystal Base, 19th century, heavily carved, depicting a bear pushing down on a walrus in battle, each animal with red hardstone eyes, modeled on a More ...