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Painted Wood "Ship Chandlery" Sign

Painted Wood "Ship Chandlery" Sign

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
840
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Painted Wood "Ship Chandlery" Sign, probably Nantucket, lettered fancifully above a depiction of the White Whale, and further lettered "J.E. Grady, Prop. Nantucket" below, (retouch to losses), 16 x More ...

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1537A
Sold for:
$523$425

Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk, 19th century, one side depicting ships and whale hunting scenes, the other side with sailors, ships, military and native figures, lg. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Chin Manasmontri Nantucket Purse

Chin Manasmontri Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1545
Sold for:
$338$275

Chin Manasmontri Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1979, the lid with a hardwood plaque mounting a whale's tooth plate engraved with a ship, basket signed on the bottom, ht. 6 1/2, wd. 9 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Depicting a Customs House and Sailor

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Depicting a Customs House and Sailor

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
860
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Depicting a Customs House and Sailor, 19th century, one side depicting the Salem, Massachusetts, Customs House, the other with an image of a sailor holding a bottle and glass More ...

Large Antique Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Robert Spring

Large Antique Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Robert Spring

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
865
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Large Antique Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Robert Spring, decoration dated 1974, one side showing the schooner Huntress of Nantucket flying an American flag, the other side showing the More ...

Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Mike Vienneau

Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Mike Vienneau

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
866
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Whale's Tooth Scrimshaw-decorated by Mike Vienneau, Nantucket, 1994, the tooth decorated allover with busy whaling scenes, signed, dated, and inscribed "M.G. Vienneau 1994 Nantucket," along bottom More ...

Three Miniature Maritime Objects

Three Miniature Maritime Objects

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Three Miniature Maritime Objects, 19th/early 20th century, a mahogany and bone pantry box, a whale ivory sailing ship, and a red-painted music box with ship diorama, wd. to 3 3/4 in. The More ...

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845)    South Seas Whale Fishery

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845) South Seas Whale Fishery

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$369$300

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845) South Seas Whale Fishery, London, 1825. Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Hand-colored lithograph on paper, More ...

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$738$600

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866. New Bedford: A. Taber & Brother, Booksellers and Stationers, and Dealers in Charts and Nautical Instruments, c. 1866. 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 ...

Four Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads, an Ivory Eagle Head Cane, and Two Other Items

Four Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads, an Ivory Eagle Head Cane, and Two Other Items

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$338$275

Four Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads, an Ivory Eagle Head Cane, and Two Other Items, 20th century, the whale ivory eagles with glass eyes; cane with snakewood shaft, lg. 38; and a carved bone eagle More ...

Two Pairs of Polished Whale's Teeth

Two Pairs of Polished Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Pairs of Polished Whale's Teeth, 20th century, lg. to 6 1/2 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Three Large Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth

Three Large Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Three Large Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth, lg. to 8 1/2 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Three Polished Whale's Teeth

Three Polished Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$800$650

Three Polished Whale's Teeth, lg. to 7 3/4 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Three Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth

Three Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth, lg. to 6 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Twenty-two Polished Whale's Teeth

Twenty-two Polished Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Twenty-two Polished Whale's Teeth, 20th century, lg. to 6 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Sixteen Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth and Two Walrus Tusks

Sixteen Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth and Two Walrus Tusks

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Sixteen Raw and Polished Whale's Teeth and Two Walrus Tusks, 20th century, lg. to 14 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Three Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Three Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$800$650

Three Modern Scrimshaw Whale's Teeth, 20th century, one depicting a sailor in a street scene; one depicting whalers hunting a sperm whale; the third depicting a sailor and mermaid, lg. to 7 1/4 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$234$190

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, 20th century, depicting a whaling scene, lg. 6 1/4 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Nine Whale Ivory Items

Nine Whale Ivory Items

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$984$800

Nine Whale Ivory Items, 20th century, two jagging wheels, three scrimshaw teeth, a lady's leg case, a holy water font, a narwhal tusk cane, and a carved head, lg. to 7 1/2 in. Note: May only be 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 ...

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845)       South Seas Whale Fishery

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845) South Seas Whale Fishery

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$523$425

T. Sutherland, Engraver, After William J. Huggins (English, 1781-1845) South Seas Whale Fishery, London, 1825. Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Hand-colored lithograph on paper, More ...

Charles Ball Constitution

Charles Ball Constitution

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Charles Ball Constitution Whalebone Cane and Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, c. 1841, the cane with whale ivory top carved in the form of a hand holding a brass ring, octagonal to round whalebone shaft More ...

Four Small Carved Bone/Whale Ivory Items

Four Small Carved Bone/Whale Ivory Items

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$431$350

Four Small Carved Bone/Whale Ivory Items, 19th century, a cannon on a ship's carriage, two carved bananas, and a six-inch folding rule, lg. to 4 1/2 in. More ...

"Don't Give Up the Ship" Polychrome Decorated Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

"Don't Give Up the Ship" Polychrome Decorated Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

"Don't Give Up the Ship" Polychrome Decorated Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, R.E. Spring, 20th century, one side depicting the battle between USS Chesapeake and HMS Shannon in June of 1813 framed within a More ...

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$461$375

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, 20th century, one side with spreadwing eagle and ribbon reading "SAILOR'S RIGHTS," the other side depicting the stern of a ship surrounded by anchor chain More ...

"Bark Sunbeam Last Voyage 1911" Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

"Bark Sunbeam Last Voyage 1911" Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$554$450

"Bark Sunbeam Last Voyage 1911" Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, after Francisco Rapoza, 1973, depicting the whaling ship leaving port, signed below title "T.G.F.C.," lg. 7 3/4 in. Note: May only be More ...

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$400$325

Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Head, 20th century, on custom wood stand, lg. 7 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Three Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads

Three Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Carved Whale Ivory Eagle Heads, 20th century, lg. to 5 1/2 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...

Raw Whale's Tooth

Raw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Raw Whale's Tooth, lg. 9 in. Note: May only be purchased by a Massachusetts resident and will not be shipped out of state. More ...