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Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

Scrimshaw in Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

November 17 - November 19, 2016

Total Items Found: 77
Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY WALKING STICK Carved whale ivory curved handle. Baleen and island wood banding at collar. Whalebone shaft...

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Sold For$375.00(hammer price)$450.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE POINTER Carved whale ivory handle in the form of a loop of rope. Twist-carved baleen shaft. Length 30.75. From the Ho..."

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Sold For$350.00(hammer price)$420.00(price including buyer's premium)

THREE WHALE IVORY SEALING WAX STAMPS One with red incised bands. One stamps an image of a dove and an olive branch. Two stamp initia...

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Sold For$225.00(hammer price)$270.00(price including buyer's premium)

EIGHT WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY ITEMS Six sewing tools and two small carved acorns. Sewing tools include a needle holder, two thread...

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Sold For$80.00(hammer price)$96.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW CARVED WHALEBONE NEEDLE CASE Geometric designs surround circumference. Cover is of the period but not original to the piec...

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Sold For$250.00(hammer price)$300.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW BALEEN DITTY BOX Depicts a house, a bird and a tree. Wooden top and base. Height 3.25. Diameter 4.25". From the Howland S..."

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Sold For$275.00(hammer price)$330.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE BALEEN DITTY BOX Rosewood top and base. Sawtooth border where baleen sides overlap. Height 2.75. Length 5.25". Width..."

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Sold For$250.00(hammer price)$300.00(price including buyer's premium)

THREE WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY BODKINS One with a hand-form terminal and incised red lines, length 3.5. One with geometric carved..."

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Sold For$475.00(hammer price)$570.00(price including buyer's premium)

FIVE WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY SEWING IMPLEMENTS Four bodkins and one folding tool with terminal in the form of an extended hand. Tw...

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY BALL AND CUP TOY Turned handle with ebony banding. Cup and ball with incised carvings colored red. Height...

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Sold For$4,250.00(hammer price)$5,100.00(price including buyer's premium)

VASE MADE FROM A CARVED WHALE'S TOOTH Set on a turned whale ivory stem and base, both with ebony banding. Vase with carved sawtooth...

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE ROLLING PIN Roller constructed from multiple exotic woods and six whale ivory bands. Turned whale and elephant ivory h...

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Sold For$600.00(hammer price)$720.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE ROLLING PIN Rosewood roller with whale ivory ends. Handles with whale ivory tips. Length 14.5. From the Howland Scrim..."

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Sold For$1,500.00(hammer price)$1,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE FLASK In the form of a flattened barrel. Exotic wood staves with whalebone banding. Brass hoops attached to staves wit...

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Sold For$70.00(hammer price)$84.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWENTY-EIGHT BONE DOMINOES WITH RED PIPS Dominoes approx. 1 x .5". From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$110.00(hammer price)$132.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE SPOON Whalebone handle with geometric carvings. Horn bowl. Length 10. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$7,000.00(hammer price)$8,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALEBONE BUSK Highly detailed work similar to the hand of Finney. Three vignettes, all depicting women, separated by geom...

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Sold For$6,000.00(hammer price)$7,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALEBONE BUSK Central design of three birds and a butterfly amongst foliage. Potted floral plant at each end....

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Sold For$800.00(hammer price)$960.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALEBONE BUSK Depicts a partial sunrise, an interior scene, a flower, a palm tree, an eagle atop an American f...

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

TURNED WHALEBONE FID Turned handle with deep incised carving. Length 9.75. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$850.00(hammer price)$1,020.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE MALLET Turned barrel-form head. Carved octagonal handle. Length 12.25. Length of head 4.25". From the Howland Scrimshaw C..."

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Sold For$425.00(hammer price)$510.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE FID In a simple tapered form. Length 13.5. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$500.00(hammer price)$600.00(price including buyer's premium)

CARVED WHALEBONE SERVING MALLET Back side of mallet with groved carvings. Length 7.25. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$850.00(hammer price)$1,020.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALE IVORY PICKWICK In urn form. Pullout pick with beautifully carved acorn finial. Height 3.75. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collec..."

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Sold For$550.00(hammer price)$660.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO WHALEBONE BLOCKS A snatch block, length 5, and a single block, length 2.25". From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$1,000.00(hammer price)$1,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

CARVED ELEPHANT IVORY CANE HANDLE Handle in the form of flowerhead and collar in the form of a hand grasping the cane shaft. Rope tu...

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Sold For$2,100.00(hammer price)$2,520.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Exceptionally detailed decoration, similar to the hand of Roderick. Obverse depicts two children playing wit...

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

WONDERFUL PRIMITIVE SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a young woman wearing period dress standing beneath a foliate arch. Reve...

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a seated girl dressed in a blue coat and red dress. Green grass around her feet. Pinpoint...

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Sold For$425.00(hammer price)$510.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a lyre near a tree, executed in black and sepia tones. Illegible lettering below. Length 6. From th..."

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Sold For$425.00(hammer price)$510.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Nicely detailed pinpoint work depicting a bust portrait of a woman holding open a book with GH" on one page..."

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Sold For$325.00(hammer price)$390.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO PAIRS OF WHALEBONE KNITTING NEEDLES One pair with geometric carved finials. Both pairs with sliding mechanism that keeps the nee...

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Sold For$475.00(hammer price)$570.00(price including buyer's premium)

CARVED WHALEBONE KNITTING NEEDLES Turned acorn-form finials. Upper quarter of shafts with twist carvings. Lengths 13.5. From the Ho..."

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Sold For$350.00(hammer price)$420.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY KNITTING NEEDLES Turned ball finials. Ebony banding below finials. Lengths 14.25. From the Howlan..."

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Sold For$350.00(hammer price)$420.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY KNITTING NEEDLES Hexagonal finials. Exotic wood and whale ivory banding below finials. Lengths 15....

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Sold For$500.00(hammer price)$600.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF WHALEMAN-MADE KNITTING NEEDLES Made from exotic woods with whale ivory acorn-form finials. Upper thirds of shafts with exten...

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Sold For$120.00(hammer price)$144.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO CARVED WHALEBONE KERCHIEF SLIDES One with an open carved heart, length 1.5, and the other with shell and mother-of-pearl inlay,..."

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Sold For$100.00(hammer price)$120.00(price including buyer's premium)

FIVE ITEMS A small wooden block, a carved wooden eagle's head, a carved wooden book, a turned walrus ivory oddment (possibly a knife...

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Sold For$225.00(hammer price)$270.00(price including buyer's premium)

UNUSUAL WOODEN SHIP'S ALARM OR NOISEMAKER Falcon" carved on one clapper and "GW" on other clapper. Length 8.75". From the Howland S..."

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Sold For$225.00(hammer price)$270.00(price including buyer's premium)

TEN WHALE IVORY AND WHALEBONE ITEMS Four grommets, a desk sander, a whistle, a small handle, a parasol handle, a muddler and a small...

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Sold For$170.00(hammer price)$204.00(price including buyer's premium)

EIGHTEEN ASSORTED WHALEBONE, WHALE IVORY AND WOODEN SEWING ITEMS Includes a hatpin with carved hand-form head as well as a shuttle,...

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Sold For$400.00(hammer price)$480.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE WHALEMAN-MADE WOOD AND WHALEBONE DEMILUNE SHELF Wood backboard and bottom. Whalebone gallery in a pierced interlocking ring des...

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Sold For$1,300.00(hammer price)$1,560.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW PANBONE PANEL Obverse depicts a full-rigged ship. Reverse depicts six ships with assorted rigs. Height 6.5. Maximum width..."

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Sold For$750.00(hammer price)$900.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE CARVED WOODEN WHALING LOGBOOK STAMP Stamps an image of a whale oil cask with open cartouche in center to record the number of b...

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Sold For$2,300.00(hammer price)$2,760.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY DOUBLE SWIFT Whale ivory clamp and mounts, and whalebone ribs. Beautifully carved fist-form clamp with mot...

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Sold For$900.00(hammer price)$1,080.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY SWIFT Whale ivory C"-form clamp and mounts, and whalebone ribs and shaft. Unusual turned yarn ball holder..."

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Sold For$1,600.00(hammer price)$1,920.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE TRIPLE WHALEBONE AND WHALE IVORY SWIFT Whalebone shaft and ribs. Whale ivory mounts with black, red and green threadwork. Swift...

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Sold For$475.00(hammer price)$570.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE PIE CRIMPER Turned, carved and openwork handle with central ball-in-cage. Openwork wheel in a spiral design. Length 7. Fr..."

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Sold For$100.00(hammer price)$120.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE ODDITY, POSSIBLY A NAPKIN RING With two cylinders. Interior whalebone openwork carved cylinder. Exterior cylinder comp...

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Sold For$120.00(hammer price)$144.00(price including buyer's premium)

WALRUS IVORY PICKWICK Turned stem on carved base with vertical lines and red V"-form engraving to corners. Foliate-carved whale ivo..."

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Sold For$110.00(hammer price)$132.00(price including buyer's premium)

PICKWICK Whale ivory pick and turned hardwood base. Height 5. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$200.00(hammer price)$240.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALE IVORY PICKWICK In turned bowl form with red sealing wax banding. Simple turned whale ivory-mounted pick. Height 3. From the H..."

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Sold For$80.00(hammer price)$96.00(price including buyer's premium)

CARVED WHALEBONE PARASOL HANDLE Collar with carved floral design and H.F. Leonard" on an oval cartouche. Length 5.25". From the How..."

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Sold For$110.00(hammer price)$132.00(price including buyer's premium)

WALRUS IVORY PARASOL HANDLE Carved in the form of a cala lily flowerhead. Mounting bolt at end. Retains old string tag inscribed Ca..."

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Sold For$600.00(hammer price)$720.00(price including buyer's premium)

BEAUTIFULLY MADE THREAD CLAMP In semicircle form with three whalebone thread spools. Applied shell to upper and lower section. Some...

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Sold For$120.00(hammer price)$144.00(price including buyer's premium)

FIVE WHALE IVORY BODKINS All with carved terminals. Lengths from 3 to 4.5". From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$400.00(hammer price)$480.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW BLACKFISH JAWBONES Both depict two flags and a foliate design. One also with crossed cannons. Lengths 1...

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Sold For$500.00(hammer price)$600.00(price including buyer's premium)

COCONUT SHELL DIPPER WITH WOODEN HANDLE Whale ivory mounts. Length 16.5. From the Howland Scrimshaw Collection."

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a ship in rough seas off a coastal lighthouse. Reverse depicts a coastal knoll with yardarm...

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a bust portrait of a woman with vertical curls seated in a chair. Length 6”. Reverse undecor...

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Sold For$350.00(hammer price)$420.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Decorated on obverse with castle scene of a seated man playing a lyre, a woman seated on a throne and a stan...

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Sold For$1,100.00(hammer price)$1,320.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE SWIFT Barrel-form clamp. Pincushion holder at top. Twelve moveable arms. Height 14.5. Bruno Brenninkmeyer Collection."

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Sold For$100.00(hammer price)$120.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALEBONE BUSK Obverse depicts a potted plant and a hot air balloon. Reverse depicts a sun with face. Length 13.75."

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Sold For$110.00(hammer price)$132.00(price including buyer's premium)

SET OF TWENTY-EIGHT WHALEBONE AND EBONY DOMINOES Contained in a wooden box with sliding top.

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Sold For$1,200.00(hammer price)$1,440.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a Native American seated on a rock onshore while holding a bow. Reverse depicts a...

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Sold For$950.00(hammer price)$1,140.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF SCRIMSHAW WALRUS TUSKS One decorated with a Scotsman and a woman in 19th Century dress. The other with a scene of a cherub d...

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Sold For$800.00(hammer price)$960.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a woman in a red and black Victorian dress surrounded by a pinpoint and scrolling...

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Sold For$1,000.00(hammer price)$1,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH A well-detailed depiction of a cathedral wraps around circumference of tooth. Nice patina. Height 5."

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Sold For$200.00(hammer price)$240.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a woman in Victorian dress, a man standing behind her playing a fife and a child standing in front o...

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

* POLYCHROME ENGRAVED WHALE'S TOOTH Titled “Treaty With The Indians”. Depicts a scene taken from a Dutch print of numerous figures i...

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Sold For$225.00(hammer price)$270.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a full-length portrait of a young girl. Length 5.25."

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Sold For$300.00(hammer price)$360.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts three floral arrangements, two in vases and one in a basket. Initialed A.S." in red below central a..."

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Sold For$350.00(hammer price)$420.00(price including buyer's premium)

WALRUS IVORY JAGGING WHEEL Together with a turned bone whistle, length 2.5. Jagging wheel with crimping fork. Length 6.25"."

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Sold For$325.00(hammer price)$390.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH One depicts a seated woman in Victorian dress with pinpoint outline. Length 4.5. Other depicts a standi..."

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Sold For$160.00(hammer price)$192.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW-STYLE ENGRAVED ANIMAL BONE Titled The Whaler Niger". Depicts the ship, a spouting whale, a mountainous coast and a sperm..."

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Sold For$200.00(hammer price)$240.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO RELIEF-CARVED WHALE'S TEETH One with an Eskimo-carved scene of icebergs, gulls and a penguin, length 5.25. The other with a Nor..."

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Sold For$200.00(hammer price)$240.00(price including buyer's premium)

* SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Decorated on one side with a spread-wing eagle bearing an American flag. Length 5. Only available for pur..."

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