Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
  Lot 41
 

41

A 19th century American sailor work...

A 19th century American sailor work scrimshaw-decorated baleen busk
incised over both sides with ships, exotic plants and fruit, an American shield and initialled 'E.S.' to the top

10½in. (27cm.) high.

Sold for £372
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A 19th century American sailor work scrimshaw-decorated baleen busk
incised over both sides with ships, exotic plants and fruit, an American shield and initialled 'E.S.' to the top

10½in. (27cm.) high.