Lot 86 (Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), 30th April 2019)

Ø A 19TH CENTURY SCOTTISH PATRIOTIC SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S TOOTH

Estimate
£1,000 - £1,500
 

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Ø A 19TH CENTURY SCOTTISH PATRIOTIC SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S TOOTH

incised over both sides and depicting a bust-length portrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie wreathed in laurels and entitled Righ Nan Gaidheal (King of the Gaels), a crossed pair of flintlocks over and claymores under, the reverse with a Scottish warrior -- 7in. (18cm.) long; 670g

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), 30th April 2019

Pictures and Naval - 1-61

Sailor Art - 65-97

Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125

Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167

Instruments 170-249

Ship Models - 250-287

 

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