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Item Details

Lot #142
DepartmentScrimshaw
Low Estimate$500.00
High Estimate$800.00
Last UpdatedOctober 4, 2019

Description

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALEBONE BUSK Mid-19th Century
Depicts a flowering potted plant, a climbing tendril emanating from a pergola, and two side-by-side weeping willows, all surrounded by sawtooth borders. Busk with heart-shaped lobed top. Length 13.25.
From a Long Island Collection."

Condition

Slightly warped.

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