Eldred's - Auctioneers, Appraisers

The Marine Sale

The Marine Sale

July 20, 2017

Total Items Found: 383
Sold For$380,000.00(hammer price)$456,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH BY EDWARD BURDETT Sold for record $456,000, inclusive of buyer's premium, at The Marine Sale, Jul...

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Sold For$2,800.00(hammer price)$3,360.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW FOOD CHOPPER With elephant ivory handle and baleen blade. Handle with yellow, red and green geome...

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Sold For$3,250.00(hammer price)$3,900.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO PAIRS OF WHALEBONE DOUBLE-BLOCKS With original iron hooks and grommets, and ropework attachments. One with leather-covered rope....

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Sold For$2,400.00(hammer price)$2,880.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE WHALEMAN-MADE BROOM Turned and slightly serpentine handle with numerous incised lines. Natural bristles bound in entwined ratta...

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

RELIEF-CARVED WHALE'S TOOTH Tooth cut in half; both faces with relief-carved portraits of Pictish warrior figures. One depicts a fem...

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Sold For$2,600.00(hammer price)$3,120.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a scene of four whaleboats chasing four whales, with a whaleship at far left. Reverse depict...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a three-masted whaleship. Length 6. Figure 60, p. 73 in Through the Eyes of a Collectorby Nina Hel..."

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Sold For$8,000.00(hammer price)$9,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts an eagle with shield and arrows above a portrait of a brig flying a polychrome Am...

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Sold For$200,000.00(hammer price)$240,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

THREE POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH ATTRIBUTED TO THE ARCH ENGRAVER These teeth are from the same jawbone and the scenes on the...

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Sold For$42,500.00(hammer price)$51,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

LARGE AND IMPORTANT SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a whaleship surrounded by four whaleboats in the water and eleven visibl...

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Sold For$80,000.00(hammer price)$96,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH KNOWN AS THE VIGNETTE TOOTH" Obverse depicts a scene of a whaleship in the act of cutting in and three whal..."

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

NARWHAL TUSK WALKING STICK With an unmarked silver cap at top, silver-capped holes for wrist cord, and a brass tip. Monogrammed at t...

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

PAIR OF POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW PORPOISE JAW BONES One depicts a tree above a full-length portrait of a woman in Victorian dress readin...

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Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)$1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)

DISPLAY CASE In walnut with beveled glass top and elephant ivory turned and reeded bun feet. Single drawer contains a pull-out tray....

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Sold For$4,500.00(hammer price)$5,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEBONE SCRIMSHAW BUSK ATTRIBUTED TO THE BANK NOTE ENGRAVER Double-arched top. Depicts from top to bottom a potted plant; a geomet...

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

INLAID WOODEN CORSET BUSK Shell inlay in the forms of crescent moons, diamonds and hearts. Central rectangular panel inscribed When..."

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

WHALEMAN-MADE DIPPER Relief-carved coconut shell bowl with scalloped border and a foliate vine surrounding initials CDR". Turned eb..."

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Sold For$3,000.00(hammer price)$3,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW BALEEN BUSK Obverse depicts from top to bottom two hearts; a ship flying a British flag and a long pennant inscribed Wave..."

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Sold For$4,000.00(hammer price)$4,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW BALEEN BUSK Exceptionally detailed and with sharp contrast between the images and the baleen. Engraved from top to bottom...

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Sold For$100,000.00(hammer price)$120,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

SUSAN'S" SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ENGRAVED BY FREDERICK MYRICK Obverse depicts the Nantucket whaleship Susan with active whaling tak..."

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

SUSAN'S TEETH AND MUCH ABOUT SCRIMSHAW By Everett U. Crosby (Nantucket, Mass.: Tetaukimmo Press, 1955). Large O. Boards with red clo...

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Sold For$25,000.00(hammer price)$30,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH BY WILLIAM L. RODERICK Exceptionally detailed work depicting a woman in Victorian dress and a young man in t...

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Sold For$50,000.00(hammer price)$60,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH One titled Takeing [sic] Whale" depicts a whaleship with a whale drawn alongside, as well as four w..."

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Sold For$29,000.00(hammer price)$34,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE NAVAL MONUMENT ENGRAVER Both sides with exceptionally detailed Anglo-American n...

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Sold For$5,000.00(hammer price)$6,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE NAVAL MONUMENT ENGRAVER Obverse depicts a naval battle titled in pinpoint lette...

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

THE NAVAL MONUMENT, ... Containing Official and Other Accounts of All the Battles Fought Between the Navies of the United States and...

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Sold For$14,000.00(hammer price)$16,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

WALRUS IVORY PIE CRIMPER Two wheels supported by a mount in the form of conjoined birds. Scrolled handle with incised conforming bor...

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

WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER Handle with pierced heart, cross and diamond designs throughout. Shaft and wheel mount formed from a single...

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

WALRUS IVORY PIE CRIMPER Shaft with fold-out crimping fork. Small spoon and faceted knob at one end of handle. Wheel mount in the fo...

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

WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER Curved openwork handle with bamboo-shaped pillars and carved initials B" and "L". Wheel mounted between the..."

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Sold For$2,500.00(hammer price)$3,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE PIE CRIMPER Made from elephant ivory. Square shaft with inlaid rectangular shell panels. Wheel support in the form of...

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Sold For$1,800.00(hammer price)$2,160.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER In the form of a serpent with inset baleen eyes and nostrils, and ebony banding at center of body. Tail end...

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Sold For$21,000.00(hammer price)$25,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER IN THE FORM OF A SERPENT Serpent with carved open mouth, inlaid baleen eyes and banding, and a crimping...

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

WHALEBONE PIE CRIMPER Openwork handle with scroll at end. Fluted wheel with pierced heart design and band of red sealing wax. Length...

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Sold For$3,000.00(hammer price)$3,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

WALRUS IVORY PIE CRIMPER IN THE FORM OF A UNICORN With inlaid ebony eyes and nostrils. Horn missing. Length 7.12. Figure 136 in Th..."

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Sold For$3,000.00(hammer price)$3,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE CASED WHALEMAN-MADE DOUBLE SWIFT Original hardwood dovetailed case with heart and star contrasting wood inlay, and whalebone an...

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Sold For$3,750.00(hammer price)$4,500.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE WATCH TOWER Mahogany base with geometric mother-of-pearl inlay throughout. Tower with scroll-carved shell panels, and...

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Sold For$2,600.00(hammer price)$3,120.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE WATCH STAND Central whale ivory panel and stepped whale ivory moldings are flanked by two large polished whale’s teeth...

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Sold For$2,700.00(hammer price)$3,240.00(price including buyer's premium)

LARGE SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse with a full-length portrait of a woman in Victorian dress. Reverse with portrait of a woman in...

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a full-length portrait of a woman in period dress holding a bird. Dress with blue stripes...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a comical scene of a woman kicking a man in his hindquarters. Reverse depicts an American Na...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a woman dressed in a long robe holding a torch in one hand and a sheaf of wheat in the other...

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts an American flagged whaleship and three whaleboats in the water. Red ink used on...

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Sold For$4,000.00(hammer price)$4,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a whaleship flying an American flag with three whaleboats and a large pod of whales off her...

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Sold For$2,600.00(hammer price)$3,120.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse with a full-rigged British ship flying a polychrome Union Jack from the center mast. The...

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Sold For$2,600.00(hammer price)$3,120.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts an amorous couple. Reverse depicts Jack Tar dancing with a lady wearing a blue dr...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts an American flagged ship off a coastal lighthouse. B.M." above flag. Deeply carved hull. Length 6"...."

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Sold For$5,500.00(hammer price)$6,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

EXCEPTIONAL PAIR OF LARGE SCRIMSHAW WALRUS TUSKS BY J.A. TUTHILL Obverse of one tusk with two vignettes. Left vignette depicts a sta...

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

SCRIMSHAW WALRUS TUSK Engraved from top to bottom with an eagle atop a globe; inscription Herchel Isl Cape Bathurst Arctic Ocean" s..."

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

PAIR OF PATRIOTIC-THEMED TRAILBOARDS Attributed to Horace B. Usher of Marblehead, Massachusetts. In pine with carved and polychrome...

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

PAIR OF IRON CASK LIFTERS Length 22.25. Provenance: The Thomas Mittler Scrimshaw Collection."

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

SET OF BARBARA JOHNSON WHALING COLLECTION AUCTION CATALOGS Catalogs from Parts I, II, III and IV of the Sotheby's auctions held in N...

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Sold For$3,250.00(hammer price)$3,900.00(price including buyer's premium)

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR MIRROR Wooden frame entirely covered by rectangular and leaf-form bone appliqués. Further decorated with...

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

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE CRIBBAGE BOARD AND DOMINO SET Includes fifty-two dominoes, two cribbage pegs and three dice containe...

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

SCRIMSHAW HIPPOPOTAMUS TOOTH Whaling scene with whaleships, whaleboats and whales at left, and a South Seas village scene with nativ...

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

TEN SMALL WHALE IVORY AND WHALEBONE OBJECTS Primarily sewing implements. Lengths from 2.25 to 5". Figure 144 in Through the Eyes o..."

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

TWO LETTER OPENERS Both made from mixed materials including whale ivory, whalebone, baleen and sheep horn. One with baleen blade ins...

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

WHALEMAN-MADE ROPE-BOUND DOUBLE-BLOCK Made from shell, whale ivory and whalebone. Length 4.25. Illustrated: Scrimshaw and Scrimsha..."

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

THREE UTILITARIAN ITEMS A whale ivory butter spreader, a whalebone-handled fork and a bone-handled bloodletting knife, a type someti...

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Sold For$13,000.00(hammer price)$15,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

UNUSUALLY LARGE SCRIMSHAW PANBONE PANEL Depicts an active whaling scene with whaleship at right, a distant ship off her bow, four wh...

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Sold For$3,250.00(hammer price)$3,900.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW PANBONE PLAQUE Depicts a naval engagement between an American warship and three British ships. Two of the British ships ar...

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Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)$1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW PANBONE PLAQUE Depicts a bark at left and a spouting whale at right. Faint image of a ship can be seen behind and above th...

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

SCRIMSHAW BALEEN PLAQUE Depicts a whaleship cutting in and a coastline off her bow. Geometric border with quarter-fans at upper corn...

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Sold For$9,500.00(hammer price)$11,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH Both with a whaling scene that encircles the circumference of the tooth. One tooth depicts a whalesh...

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Sold For$3,000.00(hammer price)$3,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts an American eagle and shield over an American full-rigged warship with three gun...

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Sold For$2,200.00(hammer price)$2,640.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH Exceptional examples of pinpoint work. Obverse of one tooth depicts two young women, one...

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Sold For$16,000.00(hammer price)$19,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a scene of a whaleship, four whaleboats in the water and five whales. Red ink use...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a woman and her daughter, both in Victorian dress. Image inspired by an illustration in the June 185...

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Sold For$10,000.00(hammer price)$12,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a three-masted American ship flying a polychrome American flag. The sea resembles...

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Sold For$12,000.00(hammer price)$14,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO SILVANUS BAKER, KNOWN AS THE PAGODA ARTISAN Obverse depicts two sailing vessels in...

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Sold For$15,000.00(hammer price)$18,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE BRITANNIA ENGRAVER Titled Daniel. the. Fourth. of. London" on edge. Obverse depicts an En..."

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Sold For$17,000.00(hammer price)$20,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE BRITANNIA ENGRAVER Titled on edge Elizabeth London". Obverse depicts the whale..."

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a full-rigged British sloop-of-war under full sail in calm seas. Ocean and the sh...

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse engraved in the First Half of the 19th Century. Depicts a highly detailed naval battle sc...

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Sold For$9,500.00(hammer price)$11,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depiction of an eagle with American flags and an olive branch near tip. Central image of a three-...

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Sold For$450.00(hammer price)$540.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN'S HAND-HELD BLUBBER HOOK Wrought iron hook with turned whalebone handle. Length 8.25."

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

WROUGHT IRON DOUBLE MINCING BLADE With two turned hardwood handles. Used for mincing blubber. Height 9.5. Length 22"."

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

WHALEMAN'S FLENSING KNIFE ON POLE One-piece iron blade and cone with central geometric design. Period hand-hewn wooden pole. Iron an...

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

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE Made from one piece of iron. Unusual rectangular-form shaft. Length 30."

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

SIGNED IRON BLUBBER SPADE Stamped on blade W Johnson". Length 23.5"."

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

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE Stamped on one side JD Cast Steel", possibly James Durfee of Fall River, Massachusetts or Joseph Dean of..."

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

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE On period wooden pole. Length 60."

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

WROUGHT IRON CUTTING BLADE Possibly used for flensing whale blubber. Retains turned wooden handle. Length 36.5."

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Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)$1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO WROUGHT IRON HARPOONS A toggle harpoon and a single flue harpoon. Both on old wooden poles. Lengths 83.5 and 82"."

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Sold For$47,500.00(hammer price)$57,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

NATHAN YOUNG'S JOURNAL OF FOUR WHALING VOYAGES FROM PROVINCETOWN, MASSACHUSETTS Wonderfully written and illustrated journal covering...

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

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING PAPERS FOR A WHALING VOYAGE OF THE WHALESHIP MARY OF NEW BEDFORD Dated 1842. Signed by President John Tyler a...

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

WHALING-RELATED LETTER Addressed to Captain Henry Phelon, Formerly of Ship 'Three Brothers' Nantucket" and signed by agent "Alex[an..."

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

COLORED PRINT A SHOAL OF SPERM WHALE. OFF THE ISLAND OF HARWAII" After the painting by Thomas Birch. Printed by J. Hill. Provenance..."

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

NYE OIL BOTTLE Unopened bottle complete with wax seal, original lithographed label and original lithographed box. Label with cartouc...

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

* LOT OF WHALING MEMORABILIA All contained within a shadow box-style frame. Includes a receipt dated March 26, 1877 for Downie's Hy..."

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

OUTFITS FOR A WHALING VOYAGE" BOOKLET FROM THE BARK MARTHA Handwritten on cover "Bark Martha 'Stauton' 1872". Thirty-seven pages wi..."

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

ELEVEN PIECES OF WHALING- AND MARITIME-RELATED EPHEMERA Includes: 1) Copy of the Whaleman's Shipping List from June 22, 1852. 2) Let...

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Sold For$4,750.00(hammer price)$5,700.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Signed on edge W.P. Marshall Sculp. 1833". Both sides with scenes framed within octagonal cartouches with g..."

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

WHALEBONE-HANDLED SEAMAN'S KNIFE Handle carved with a scallop shell design at end. Steel hilt and engraved blade. Includes a leather...

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

EXCEPTIONAL WHALEBONE FID Beautifully shaped and with four incised lines at one end. Length 14.25."

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Sold For$1,700.00(hammer price)$2,040.00(price including buyer's premium)

WHALEMAN-MADE WHALEBONE FOOD CHOPPER Elongated barrel-form turned handle. Handle pinned to a narrow shaft that terminates in a wide-...

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

TWO WHALEBONE FIDS Smallest is nicely turned and has a deeply incised line at one end. The other is a utilitarian example and is not...

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

EARLY SEAMAN'S KNIFE WITH WHALEBONE HANDLE Wooden sheath with leather covering tooled with sailor twine and geometric designs. Handl...

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a full-length portrait of a young lady wearing a red, black and blue dress and ho...

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

CARVED WALRUS IVORY PINCUSHION/THREAD DISPENSER With clamp for mounting on table. Height 4.25. Width 2.25". Depth 2.5"."

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

WHALEBONE RULER One side with hash marks for inches and quarter inches. Other side with W E G E" and other markings. Length 12"."

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Sold For$32,500.00(hammer price)$39,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW PANBONE PLAQUE BY WILLIAM LEWIS RODERICK Titled The Death" at lower edge. Depicts a remarkably detailed scene..."

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Sold For$8,000.00(hammer price)$9,600.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a finely executed and nicely detailed active whaling scene with whaleship, five whaleboats and four...

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

PAIR OF POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TEETH One depicts a dancing couple and the other depicts a gentleman and a boy. Figures with pi...

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Sold For$9,500.00(hammer price)$11,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

LARGE POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts two vignettes of American full-rigged ships of war, both flying American fl...

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Sold For$5,000.00(hammer price)$6,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE AND IMPORTANT SAILOR-MADE BOX In mahogany with whale ivory and ebony inlay. Top inlaid with central light-stained mahogany and...

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Sold For$12,000.00(hammer price)$14,400.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE LADY WELLINGTON ENGRAVER Obverse titled Indian maid" depicts a British sidewheel steamshi..."

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Sold For$8,500.00(hammer price)$10,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE LADY WELLINGTON ENGRAVER Obverse titled By the wind" depicts a three-masted ship in calm..."

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a two-masted sailing vessel flying an American flag from the aft mast. Reverse de...

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Sold For$2,200.00(hammer price)$2,640.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a compass rose at tip, an American whaleship at center and 1859" within a green wreath o..."

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a two-masted warship flying three American flags. Nicely detailed rigging and gunports. Reve...

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

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a three-masted ship at sea. Reverse depicts a fort flying an American flag with a...

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Sold For$2,500.00(hammer price)$3,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a three-masted ship flying an American flag off the stern as well as pennants and...

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

SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a naval engagement between British and American warships. Both ships flying their nation's f...

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

LARGE SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a full-length portrait of a peasant woman carrying a berry branch over her left shoulder and a...

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POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a three-masted warship with its sails furled flying an American flag off the stern and a...

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH ATTRIBUTED TO THE NAVAL ENGAGEMENT ENGRAVER Obverse depicts a full-rigged sailing ship entering a harbor, pa...

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THREE WHALEBONE FIDS Two with incised lines at one end. All three with nice patina. Lengths from 11.75 to 14.25"."

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a seaman holding a cane in his right hand and resting his left elbow on an anchor. Reverse d...

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* THREE POLISHED WHALE'S TEETH Lengths approx. 6.5 . *Per Federal regulations, this item may only be purchased by a Massachusetts r..."

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WALRUS IVORY ODDMENT, POSSIBLY A PIE CRIMPER HANDLE Carved finial in the form of a slightly concave scallop shell, with fluting iden...

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts two full-rigged ships at sea, one in the foreground and one in the distance. Both ships have...

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POLYCHROME SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts an American flagged three-masted warship with a two-masted schooner and a coastal...

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WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER Openwork carved handle made from a single piece of whale ivory. Delicate pierced ogee design at end of handl...

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a three-masted sailing ship flanked by two images of fish. Reverse depicts a modified versio...

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PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE DOMINO BOX Sliding top with cribbage board and relief floral carving. Side panels also with relief floral carvi...

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NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE GAME BOX With polychrome geometric engraving. Sliding top with cribbage board. Contains twenty-six n...

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NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR LIFT-TOP STRAW-WORK BOX Probably French. Exterior of lid depicts a village scene; interior of lid depicts...

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NAPOLEONIC PRISONER OF WAR BONE SHIP MODEL WITH BASE A superb example of prisoner of war craftsmanship. Model of an 86-gun vessel wi...

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Obverse depicts a three-masted ship under full sail flying an American flag, house flags and pennants. Rever...

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WHALE IVORY AND WHALEBONE CANE Whale ivory handle with three baleen bands and a carved eagle's head at end. Whalebone shaft. Length...

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CARVED AND TURNED WHALEBONE CLOTHESPIN Length 4.5."

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SCALE MODEL OF A NANTUCKET WHALEBOAT Complete with gear including line tubs, water cask, lances, harpoons, whaling gun, etc. Rigged...

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CARVED WOODEN SPERM WHALE WEATHER VANE In the manner of Clark G. Voorhees, Jr. Whale's head weighted with lead for balance. On a con...

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SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH Depicts a full-rigged three-masted ship flying the British flag. Ship's hull with ten gunports. Length 5.25..."

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WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER End of handle carved with a heart atop an ogee pedestal. Length 5.5. Provenance: Private Collection, New Je..."

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WHALE IVORY PIE CRIMPER Nicely shaped handle with attached crimping fork and fluted wheel. Ebony band where fork attaches to handle....

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TURNED WHALEBONE FID Beautifully shaped shaft with four incised rings. Length 9.5. Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey."

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NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE GAMES BOX Dome-top box with cribbage board surround. Pierced hinged top opens to reveal a sliding pa...

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CLEMENT DREW, Massachusetts, 1806-1889, Minots Light"., Oil on canvas, 8" x 11.75". Framed 11.75" x 15.5"."

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CLEMENT DREW, Massachusetts, 1806-1889, Lands End Light Coast of England"., Oil on canvas, 20" x 30". Framed 25" x 35"."

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ATTRIBUTED TO CLEMENT DREW, Massachusetts, 1806-1889, Lighthouse in stormy seas., Oil on canvas, 18.5 x 24.5". Unframed."

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COPPER 12 BOLT DIVER'S HELMET Height 15. Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey."

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SHIP'S BINNACLE Walnut pedestal with hexagonal brass and glass hood, and brass side arms for compensating balls. Compass by H. Ivers...

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DEREK GEORGE MONTAGUE GARDNER, English, 1914-2007, U.S. Frigate 'Constitution' with the sloop 'Hornet' at sea 28 October 1812"., Oi..."

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DEREK GEORGE MONTAGUE GARDNER, English, 1914-2007, Three American frigates at sea., Watercolor on paper, 12.5 x 20" sight. Framed 2..."

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LOUIS DODD, English, 1943-2006, The Continental Navy Frigate Hancock outward bound from Boston 1777"., Oil on board, 16" x 20". Fra..."

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PRELIMINARY CHART NO. 3 OF THE SEA COAST OF THE UNITED STATES" "From Cape Small Point Maine to Cape Cod Mass". Published from a sur..."

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GEO. W. ELDRIDGE CHART OF BOSTON HARBOR NO. 51 Includes the Boston Harbor Islands as well as Cohasset, Hingham and Hull, Massachuset...

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CASED HUSAN" SEXTANT BY HENRY HUGHES & SON, LONDON Numbered 19105. Dated "8/10/35". Mahogany case with brass handle. Case height 5...."

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EBONY AND BRASS SEXTANT No maker's mark. Length 13. Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey."

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CHELSEA BRASS SHIP'S CLOCK Marked on face Chelsea Clock Co. Boston U.S. Maritime Commission Ser. No. 1234". Includes key. Bezel dia..."

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CARVED AND GILDED QUARTERBOARD SIGN Gold Leafing" in gilt lettering on a red ground. Carved and gilded whale suspended from quarter..."

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VIEW OF NANTASKET BEACH, LOOKING S.E. FROM SAGAMORE HILL" Rare map from a George H. Walker & Co. atlas of Plymouth County, Massachu..."

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CASED MODEL OF THE BRITISH ROYAL NAVY CUTTER ALERT Mounted into a floor-standing mahogany display case. Brass plaque mounted in case...

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ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN, New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921, The steam/sail ship Orizaba., Oil on canvas, 18 x 28". Fra..."

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ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN, New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921, The S/S Philadelphia., Oil on board, 20 x 35.75". Framed 2..."

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WILLIAM CLARK NOBLE, American, 1858-1938, South Sea Whale Fishery off the Hawaii Islands"., Oil on canvas, 31" x 55". Framed 61" x..."

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LORENZ PETERSEN, German, 1803-1870, The barque Jane E. Williams of New York., Oil on canvas, 18 x 25.5". Framed 24.5" x 31"."

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

HEINRICH ANDREAS SOPHUS PETERSEN, German, 1834-1916, The English bark Wheelwright, Oil on canvas, 18.25 x 25.5". Framed 24" x 31.5"."

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HARLEY CROSSLEY, English, 20th Century, Four works depicting steamships: , All approximately 20 x 30". Framed."

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AMERICAN SCHOOL, First Half of the 20th Century, Portrait of a gaff-rigged sloop sailing to windward in moderate seas., Oil on heavy...

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Sold For$2,400.00(hammer price)$2,880.00(price including buyer's premium)

JOSEPH PARK SWEETSTER, American, 1831-1889, The Alice Montgomery., Oil on canvas, 24 x 40". Framed 25.5" x 41.5"."

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Sold For$70,000.00(hammer price)$84,000.00(price including buyer's premium)

MONTAGUE J. DAWSON, English, 1895-1973, Ships That Pass"., Oil on canvas, 28.25" x 42". Framed 33.5" x 47.5"."

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

JAMES HARDY, British, Contemporary, Three-masted sailing ship with a whale off her bow., Oil on artist panel, 8 x 10". Framed 11" x..."

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JAMES HARDY, British, Contemporary, Whaling scene of a French whaleship, Oil on artist panel, 5 x 7". Framed 9" x 11"."

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BRIAN COOLE, English/American, b. 1939, An American ship in the Arctic., Oil on canvas, 22 x 28". Framed 24.75" x 30.5"."

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FREDERICK TORDOFF, New Jersey/United Kingdom, b. 1939, Ship Chariot of Fame - Captn Allen H. Knowles"., Oil on panel, 19" x 28". Fr..."

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CHINESE SCHOOL, 19th Century, View of a pagoda., Oil on canvas, 20 x 15.5". Framed 24" x 19.5"."

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Sold For$190.00(hammer price)$228.00(price including buyer's premium)

PAIR OF FRAMED CHINESE REVERSE PAINTINGS ON MIRRORS Both depict a maiden holding a flower. Red wax export seal on reverse. 13.5 x 9..."

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CHINESE EXPORT GREEN LEATHER AND CAMPHORWOOD TRUNK Brass-bound and with brass handles. Painted figural decoration throughout. Set on...

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CANTON PORCELAIN OCTAGONAL PLATTER Made for the export market. With blue and white landscape decoration. Length 15.75."

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CANTON PORCELAIN OCTAGONAL PLATTER Made for the export market. With blue and white landscape decoration. Length 17.5."

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ATTRIBUTED TO LAMQUA, Chinese, 1801-1860, Portrait of an American ship entering a Chinese port., Oil on canvas, 24.5 x 34". Framed..."

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CHINESE SCHOOL, Early 19th Century, Circular mourning picture, Reverse painting on glass, diameter 13. Framed diameter 16"."

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CHINA TRADE PORTRAIT BY HIN QUA, Chinese, Circa 1850, Portrait of the Scudder daughters of Barnstable, Massachusetts., Oil on canvas...

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CANTON PORCELAIN SHRIMP DISH Made for the export market. With blue and white landscape decoration. Length 10."

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SET OF SEVEN CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN PLATES Central decoration of floral sprigs. Diapered sepia and gilt borders. Diameters 9."

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NANKING PORCELAIN OVAL PLATTER WITH MAZARIN Made for the export market. Blue and white decoration. Length of platter 17.5. Length o..."

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THREE PIECES OF CANTON PORCELAIN A floriform dish, diameter 9.75, an oval platter, length 13.25", and a leaf-form sauceboat with sh..."

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ASSEMBLED NEST OF FOUR CANTON PORCELAIN OVAL DISHES Made for the export market. All with blue and white decoration. Lengths 9.5, 10..."

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CHINESE EXPORT ROSE MEDALLION PUNCH BOWL Interior and exterior figural and floral cartouches. Height 7. Diameter 16"."

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TWO PIECES OF BLUE AND WHITE FITZHUGH PORCELAIN A covered bottle, height 10, and a bowl with molded edge, diameter 11". Made for th..."

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TWO CHINESE EXPORT CANTON PORCELAIN COVERED VEGETABLE DISHES Both with blue and white decoration. One in lozenge form, length 10.25..."

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TWO CANTON PORCELAIN COVERED DISHES An oval vegetable with shaped edge, length 11, and a rectangular vegetable with cut corners, le..."

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TWELVE PIECES OF CANTON PORCELAIN Four 8.5 plates, six 8.5" shallow bowls, a 9" bowl and a 7.5" bowl, all with blue and white decor..."

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CAMPAIGN TRAVEL DESK Brass-bound camphorwood case with brass inlay and inset carrying handles at sides. Top lifts to reveal lidded c...

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(MARITIME AND NAVAL) Thirteen titles. 1) Robertson, J., The Elements of Navigation ... to which is added a Treatise of Marine Fortif...

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(EXPLORATION) n.a., Recueil de Voiages au Nord: Contenant divers Memoires tres Utiles au Commerce & à la Navigation. Amsterdam: Jean...

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(EXPLORATION AND MISCELLANEOUS) Four titles. 1) Rasmussen, Knud, Greenland By The Polar Sea. N.Y.: Frederick A. Stokes Co., (n.d.)....

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(MARINE: GENERAL) Three titles. 1) Demeter, D.D. and A.C., Chelsea Clock Company: The First Hundred Years. (Chelsea, Mass.): Demeter...

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PAINTED SEA CHEST In pine with chestnut ends. Under old deep blue paint. Dovetail construction. Interior with right-hand lidded til....

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HAND-CARVED REPLICA OF A SHIP'S FIGUREHEAD In the form of the bust of Admiral Perry wearing a mustard yellow vest and a gray and blu...

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PAINTED SEA CHEST In pine under old, possibly original, deep red paint. Slightly canted front. Top lifts open to reveal a simple fit...

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SAILOR-MADE ONE-DRAWER WRITING BOX In walnut. In shield form. Top with multi-wood star and geometric inlays, and relief-carved rope...

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SHIP CAPTAIN'S LIQUOR CHEST Leather-bound chest with twist metal bail handles. Contains twelve gilt-decorated blown glass liquor bot...

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BRASS-BOUND WOODEN UTILITY TRAY Pierced carved handle with triangle and star design. Height 3.5. Width 12.5". Depth 17"."

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TIN MESS KIT Lid opens to reveal a partitioned eating tray, which lifts out to reveal three lidded compartments and one open compart...

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OAK WATER CASK Retains original metal strapping and wooden bung. Possibly for use on a ship. Height 13.5. Diameter 10"."

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PAIR OF LIGNUM VITAE BLOCKS MADE INTO BOOKENDS Late 19th Century blocks on later bases. Heights 8."

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