A 19th century American scrimshaw baleen busk, circa 1830, inlaid with abalone, mother of pearl, tortoiseshell and bone, carved with geometric motifs, foliage, American shield and other symbols, inscribed to a banner on the reverse 'given to my dearest on the day of departing N.B', between pineapple and pyramid motifs, 29.5cm long

Sold for: £200

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