Tue, 30th Apr 2019 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus')

 
  Lot 80
 

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Ø A LATE 19TH CENTURY SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S PAN BONE PLAQUE

Ø A LATE 19TH CENTURY SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S PAN BONE PLAQUE

the 8¼ x 7½in. plaque depicting two couples dancing on a chequerboard floor, contained within contemporary bird's eye maplewood frame inscribed on the sealing paper behind Scrimshaw by Captain Charles Talbot, from the ship "Rising Sun" out of Princetown -- overall 12½ x 12in. (32 x 30.5cm.)

Sold for £868
Estimated at £700 - £900

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 

Ø A LATE 19TH CENTURY SCRIMSHAW DECORATED WHALE'S PAN BONE PLAQUE

the 8¼ x 7½in. plaque depicting two couples dancing on a chequerboard floor, contained within contemporary bird's eye maplewood frame inscribed on the sealing paper behind Scrimshaw by Captain Charles Talbot, from the ship "Rising Sun" out of Princetown -- overall 12½ x 12in. (32 x 30.5cm.)

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

 

Viewing

Saturday, 27th April 
(12noon - 5pm)

Sunday, 28th April
(12noon - 5pm)

Monday, 29th April
(10am - 5pm)

Tuesday, 30th April
(10am - 11am (limited view only))

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