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    Folk Art: Dated 1873 Polychrome Scrimshaw Whale Bone. 11.5" piece of whale rib with scrimshaw designs that include an American ship within a wreath, the date 1873, an American eagle, four stars, another American ship on a shield surrounded by draped flags, and a potted plant. The ends are finished with applied bone veneer ovals with leaf designs. A wonderful piece of Americana.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
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