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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 389

    A SCRIMSHAW WHALE TOO0H

    AMERICAN, MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SCRIMSHAW WHALE TOO0H
    American, Mid 19th Century
    Engraved with a sailing ship to one side, the reverse engraved with an urn issuing a tree.
    5½ in. long


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