Eldred's - Auctioneers, Appraisers

Share This

Facebook Twitter Pinterest

Item Details

Lot #263
DepartmentScrimshaw
Sold For$1,500.00(hammer price)
 $1,800.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

PAIR OF POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH DEPICTING SAILING VESSELS Mid-19th Century
Both vessels flying colored flags and pennants and are surrounded by green laurel leaf garlands. Lengths approx. 4.25. Mounted on wooden bases. Overall heights 5.75 and 6.

"

Condition

Some roughness at base. Generally well preserved.

This item will not be shipped internationally without a CITES permit. Obtaining CITES and any other necessary permits is the obligation of the buyer.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

  • Hours: April-October: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am until 5:00pm
  • November-March: 8:30am until 4:30pm
  • Visits: 65,195,102
  • Site Last Updated: August 23, 2019

Hosting • Design • Development: Community Internet Cape Cod SEO