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Marine & Oriental Export Art

July 23, 2009

Lot #392
Temp #8
DepartmentMiscellaneous
Low Estimate $400.00
High Estimate $600.00
Last Updated August 25, 2009

Description

PAIR OF BRASS BOOKENDS Early 20th Century
Each in the form of a New Bedford whaleman throwing a harpoon. Engraved A Dead Whale or a Stove Boat". After a sculpture by Bela Lyon Pratt in 1913 to honor the heroic dead of New Bedford, MA. Heights 6".
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