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SCRIMSHAW WHALE TOOTH. Mid 19th century. Detailed image of woman with American flag and anchor. 4.5"h. ... [this item is NOT for sale]
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1. Double-sided tooth depicting on one side whalers at sunrise with a whale diving, with a vessel in view, the other side depicting a bald eagle, engraved "Liberty 1865" [4 ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings, Dated 1812
& 1861: 1. Tooth dated 1861 depicting waving flags around a cannon [3 12/inches]. 2. The other, dated 1812, depicting an eagle atop a U. S. coat-of-arms with star atop [4 ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings: 1. One depicting
the "President" three-masted schooner, with American coat of arms, dated '44. [5 1/2 inches]. 2 The other engraved with a coaching scene in a landscape depicting a man wearing ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings, "Ohio" & Schooners:
1. One depicting a two-masted schooner coming out of harbor, with the sun setting [6 1/4 inches]. 2. One engraved with a three-masted schooner flying the U. S. colors, framed ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings - "Boxer", "Argus":
1. "Boxer" engraved with a bald eagle with a schooner flying the U. S. colors [5 1/2 inches]. 2. "Argus" engraved with a schooner setting sail with a cloudy sky [5 1/4 inches]. ... [more like this]
Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings - "Herald" & "Gen.
Scott": 1. "General Scott" depicting a man on a rearing horse, with a coat of arms [6 3/4 inches], 2. Depiction of a schooner, "Herald", sailing along a coast [7 inches]. ... [more like this]
Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings "Rambler", "Flying
Cloud": 1. One depicting two schooners in full sail, the "Rambler" flying the U. S. flag [6 3/4 inches]. 2. The other depicting Lady Liberty in clouds, titled "89 Days - ... [more like this]
Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings- "USS Hartford",
"Essex": 1. One depicting a three-masted vessel in a floral frame with a U. S. coat-of-arms, engraved "Essex". 2. The other depicting a ship sailing at sunrise, engraved ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings - "1813" & "Brig
Spar: 1) One depicting two sailing vessels heading side-by-side out to sea, engraved "1813" [5 1/4 inches], and 2) the other depicting a schooner sailing in rough seas with ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings - "Harriet Lane",
Oth: 1) One depicting a sunrise at dock, engraved "Harriet Lane" [5 1/2 inches], and 2) the other depicting two sailing schooners, one flying U. S. colors [5 1/2 inches]. ... [more like this]
Double-Sided Scrimshaw Tooth Carving: Engraved
on both sides, one side depicting a sea captain (possibly engraved "Porter"), the other side having a bald eagle in flight atop a coat-of-arms, engraved "Liberty or Death". ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings - "Liberty or
Death": Both having eagles, one atop a coat-of-arms in a floral frame motif with a silhouette (possibly George Washington) [5 3/4 inches], together with "Liberty or Death" ... [more like this]
Two Scrimshaw Tooth Carvings: One depicting
a cannon with 3 cannon balls, foliage and a coat-of-arms [4 inches], the other depicting a schooner, also framed in a floral motif [4 inches]. Available payment options ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAWED WHALE'S TOOTH WITH "TUDOR LADY"
PORTRAIT, American, ca 1830-60. A scrimshawed and polychrome decorated whale's tooth, depicting a finely dressed woman, engraved with a waist length portrait of a woman dressed ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAW AND POLYCHROME DECORATED "TUDOR
LADY" WHALE'S TOOTH, DEPICTING A FINELY DRESSED WOMAN.
Engraved with a waist-length portrait of a woman dressed in seventeenth century costume with plumed hat, surrounded ... [more like this]
FIJIAN TABUA SPERM WHALE'S TOOTH WITH ORIGINAL
SENNIT NECKLACE, NINETEENTH CENTURY.
The tooth carved with the letters "SETAITA NACASE" and suspended as a pendant from elaborately braided roping. Because Tabua ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAW POLYCHROMED WHALE'S TOOTH, NINETEENTH
Possibly depicting a wedding on the front with a sailor in uniform and a well-dressed woman wearing a pearl necklace and flowers, the reverse with a memorial tower ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH DEPICTING A NINTEENTH
CENTURY NAVAL BATTLE INVOLVING A BRITISH WARSHIP.
Carved on the obverse with the battle scene, a British Man-o-War trading broadsides with an unidentified warship, the reverse ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAW WHALE'S TOOTH, possibly Continental,
19th century. Of the Château de Chavaniac and a lady in period attire. Built in the 14th century, the Château was the birth place of General Lafayette in 1757; 7.25" high. ... [more like this]
SCRIMSHAW WHALE TOOTH. Nineteenth century.
"Battle of Lake Erie" after a print published by Bufford in 1878. American eagle on the reverse. 5"l. ... [more like this]
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