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W 1510


W 1510. CHARMING SIZE SCRIMSHAW SWIFT having only 7" long whalebone slats. Overall height 16" with the slats expanding to prox 12" diameter. Whalebone shaft with all the other parts being made from whale ivory. Nicely turned, barrel style, table clamp, adjustment slide, thumb screw and accessory cup all of which are decorated with deeply incised lines that are filled with red and blue sealing wax. Re-tied with dusty rose colored silk ribbon. Condition excellent. Circa 1850. Great displayable size.

Sales price: $2,385.00

We Buy Antique Scrimshaw & Whaling Artifacts

We are always interested in purchasing nautical antiques. If you are selling one piece or your entire collection we would appreciate hearing from you.

John F. Rinaldi

107 Ocean Avenue,
Kennebunkport, Maine 04046

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