A well scrimshawed whalebone seam rubber,  early 19th century,  5.75in (13.5cm) long.
Lot 95Y
A well scrimshawed whalebone seam rubber, early 19th century, 5.75in (13.5cm) long.
Sold for £960 (US$ 1,605) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A well scrimshawed whalebone seam rubber, British, early 19th century,
the shaped handle lettered SHIP GILMORE on one side and JOHNS on the other, the shaped shaft initialed HJ and decorated with an anchor, hatched decoration overall 5.75in (13.5cm) long.

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  • PROVENANCE:
    Sale, Sotheby's London, 30 May 1996, lot 70
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