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Whalebone busk with geometric patterns.

SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - BUSKS
Busk
USA, MA, New Bedford
13-3/8 x 1-1/2 in.
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White whalebone busk, with geometrical patterns on one side; round ends are warped; border is slanted lines. Designs are 11 motifs - crossed branches, 5 geometrics interspersed, a heart, 2 circles and a globe above a balloon. Bottom to top: circles, heart, circles, rosette, circles, rosette, architectural motif, balloon; rounded top and bottom. From New Bedford.

1936.79

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